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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 37 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 57 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.59% 1.63% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.77% 1.72% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 51 13 6
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average 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
988 931 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.96% 95.10% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 834 788 595
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,250
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 32 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Doncaster - 21 £39,500 - 1
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 78 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.19%) Software Testing
3 36 (34.29%) ISEB
4 35 (33.33%) Selenium
5 32 (30.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 32 (30.48%) Test Scripting
6 30 (28.57%) QA
7 29 (27.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (22.86%) SQL
9 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
9 22 (20.95%) Automated Testing
10 21 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 20 (19.05%) Test Planning
11 20 (19.05%) Manual Testing
12 19 (18.10%) Java
13 18 (17.14%) Integration Testing
14 17 (16.19%) Web Testing
14 17 (16.19%) Waterfall
15 15 (14.29%) Scrum
16 14 (13.33%) Regression Testing
16 14 (13.33%) VBScript
16 14 (13.33%) VB
16 14 (13.33%) WebDriver
16 14 (13.33%) Test Automation
17 13 (12.38%) Windows
18 12 (11.43%) UML
18 12 (11.43%) Oracle
18 12 (11.43%) Finance
18 12 (11.43%) Test Management
18 12 (11.43%) V-Model

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Project
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (33.33%) Selenium
2 32 (30.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 10 (9.52%) JIRA
5 8 (7.62%) JUnit
6 7 (6.67%) Toad
7 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.81%) Subversion
9 4 (3.81%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (3.81%) WATIR
10 3 (2.86%) JMeter
10 3 (2.86%) Concordion
11 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.90%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Legal
3 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) Web Services
2 7 (6.67%) SOAP
3 6 (5.71%) HTML
3 6 (5.71%) XML
4 4 (3.81%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) User Experience
2 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.19%) Software Testing
3 32 (30.48%) Test Scripting
4 29 (27.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (20.95%) Automated Testing
5 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
6 21 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 20 (19.05%) Test Planning
7 20 (19.05%) Manual Testing
8 18 (17.14%) Integration Testing
9 17 (16.19%) Web Testing
9 17 (16.19%) Waterfall
10 15 (14.29%) Scrum
11 14 (13.33%) Regression Testing
11 14 (13.33%) Test Automation
12 12 (11.43%) UML
12 12 (11.43%) V-Model
12 12 (11.43%) Test Management
13 11 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.48%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.86%) SQL
2 19 (18.10%) Java
3 14 (13.33%) VBScript
3 14 (13.33%) VB
4 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.81%) Ruby
5 4 (3.81%) C#
6 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (34.29%) ISEB
2 12 (11.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 6 (5.71%) HP
2 6 (5.71%) ATG
2 6 (5.71%) VMware
3 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
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