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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 71 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.75% 1.15% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.22% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Average salary £36,500 £33,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% +25.47%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
932 656 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.69% 94.12% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 772 539 687
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -14 17 £36,500 +9.77% 1
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 19 (76.00%) Software Testing
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) QA
4 13 (52.00%) Test Planning
5 12 (48.00%) Selenium
6 11 (44.00%) JIRA
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) Retail
9 8 (32.00%) Retail Banking
9 8 (32.00%) FitNesse
9 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (32.00%) ISEB
10 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) Web Testing
12 4 (16.00%) Java
12 4 (16.00%) Linux
12 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
13 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
13 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
13 3 (12.00%) Windows
13 3 (12.00%) VBScript
13 3 (12.00%) LAMP
13 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
14 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Selenium
2 11 (44.00%) JIRA
3 8 (32.00%) FitNesse
4 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.00%) Toad
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.00%) JUnit
7 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
7 1 (4.00%) TestNG
7 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 8 (32.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Software Testing
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Test Planning
4 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (20.00%) Web Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Coaching
10 1 (4.00%) System Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.00%) CRM
10 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) VBScript
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
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