The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 33 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.07% 6.76% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.07% 7.21% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 2
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +25.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Test Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
184 208 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 100.00% 93.69% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 169 191 125
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Stockport

Test Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) QA
3 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (53.33%) WebDriver
5 8 (53.33%) SoapUI
6 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (46.67%) JIRA
6 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (46.67%) DSDM
6 7 (46.67%) ISEB
6 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
6 7 (46.67%) Bugzilla
7 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) SOAP
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Software Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) SoapUI
2 8 (53.33%) WebDriver
3 7 (46.67%) Bugzilla
3 7 (46.67%) JIRA
3 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (46.67%) DSDM
4 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago