The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 33 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 50 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.64% 1.39% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 1.48% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 14
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,800 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
871 880 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.20% 94.32% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 771 761 632
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the South Yorkshire region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +26 42 £31,000 +12.72% 4
Barnsley - 5 £32,500 - 1
Doncaster -3 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.02%) HP UFT
3 31 (29.25%) Test Scripting
4 30 (28.30%) Selenium
5 27 (25.47%) ISEB
6 25 (23.58%) QA
7 24 (22.64%) Mentoring
8 23 (21.70%) Software Testing
8 23 (21.70%) SQL
9 22 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (20.75%) Web Testing
10 21 (19.81%) Test Management
10 21 (19.81%) Finance
11 20 (18.87%) SDLC
12 19 (17.92%) Regression Testing
13 17 (16.04%) Windows
13 17 (16.04%) Test Planning
13 17 (16.04%) Manual Testing
14 16 (15.09%) JIRA
15 15 (14.15%) HP Quality Center
16 14 (13.21%) Automated Testing
16 14 (13.21%) Cucumber
17 13 (12.26%) Functional Testing
17 13 (12.26%) Scrum
18 12 (11.32%) ISTQB
18 12 (11.32%) VBScript
18 12 (11.32%) Gherkin
19 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 11 (10.38%) WebDriver
19 11 (10.38%) Degree

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Project
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.94%) Big Data
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (33.02%) HP UFT
2 30 (28.30%) Selenium
3 16 (15.09%) JIRA
4 14 (13.21%) Cucumber
5 11 (10.38%) WebDriver
5 11 (10.38%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.66%) Toad
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.83%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.83%) JMeter
8 2 (1.89%) JUnit
8 2 (1.89%) Concordion
9 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 21 (19.81%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Legal
3 3 (2.83%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) Gherkin
2 10 (9.43%) Web Services
3 7 (6.60%) XML
4 6 (5.66%) HTML
5 5 (4.72%) SOAP
6 1 (0.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (29.25%) Test Scripting
3 24 (22.64%) Mentoring
4 23 (21.70%) Software Testing
5 22 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (20.75%) Web Testing
6 21 (19.81%) Test Management
7 20 (18.87%) SDLC
8 19 (17.92%) Regression Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Manual Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Test Planning
10 14 (13.21%) Automated Testing
11 13 (12.26%) Scrum
11 13 (12.26%) Functional Testing
12 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
13 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
13 10 (9.43%) Load Testing
14 9 (8.49%) Integration Testing
15 8 (7.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.70%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) VBScript
3 11 (10.38%) VB
3 11 (10.38%) Java
4 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) ISEB
2 12 (11.32%) ISTQB
3 11 (10.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.58%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (14.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) HP
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.94%) ATG
6 1 (0.94%) SAP
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