The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 34 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.17% - 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% - 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £34,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 180 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.79% 98.36% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 167 171 224
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Manchester

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 31 July 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) ISEB
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) Statistics
6 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) System Testing
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) Replication
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) Hudson
7 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Waterfall

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (26.67%) Hudson
2 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
1 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) System Testing
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) ISEB
2 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA