The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 59 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.45% 3.38% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 3.46% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 17
Median salary £30,250 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,900 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
714 781 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.01% 97.63% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 575 690 750
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 16 £28,000 -12.50%
Rotherham - 1 £42,500 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Test Scripting
2 18 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (43.75%) HP
4 13 (40.63%) HP UFT
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) Manual Testing
6 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 10 (31.25%) Functional Testing
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) Defect Management
9 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Selenium
10 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
10 6 (18.75%) VB
10 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
10 6 (18.75%) Keyword-Driven Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
11 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
11 5 (15.63%) Test Planning
11 5 (15.63%) SDLC
11 5 (15.63%) LoadRunner
11 5 (15.63%) ISEB
11 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
12 4 (12.50%) JIRA
12 4 (12.50%) Banking
12 4 (12.50%) Client/Server

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) HP UFT
2 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) LoadRunner
4 4 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.13%) eggPlant
6 1 (3.13%) JMeter
6 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) AIX
1 1 (3.13%) HPUX
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Test Scripting
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Manual Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Functional Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
8 5 (15.63%) Test Planning
8 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
9 4 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
10 3 (9.38%) Coaching
10 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 5 (15.63%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) HP