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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 33 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.02% 2.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
196 141 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 98.49% 95.27% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 193 134 143
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) BDD
3 14 (63.64%) QA
4 13 (59.09%) .NET
4 13 (59.09%) SpecFlow
5 12 (54.55%) TDD
5 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
6 11 (50.00%) Selenium
6 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
7 10 (45.45%) ISEB
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (40.91%) WebDriver
9 7 (31.82%) System Testing
9 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
9 7 (31.82%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
11 5 (22.73%) DSDM
12 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
12 4 (18.18%) Hudson
12 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
12 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
13 3 (13.64%) SOAP
13 3 (13.64%) Web Services
13 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
14 2 (9.09%) Finance

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (59.09%) SpecFlow
2 11 (50.00%) Selenium
3 9 (40.91%) WebDriver
4 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
5 4 (18.18%) Hudson
5 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) BDD
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Compatibility Testing
6 7 (31.82%) System Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
8 5 (22.73%) DSDM
9 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Validation
11 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
11 1 (4.55%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Stockport. Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £21,500 - £26,000 (dependant on experience)
Posted: 24 days ago