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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 26 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 9.18% 2.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.64% 2.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 0
Average salary £36,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
197 245 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.17% 94.23% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 181 175 196
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 26 (81.25%) TDD
2 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) BDD
2 25 (78.13%) SpecFlow
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) QA
5 14 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 14 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (40.63%) Selenium
6 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (40.63%) Automation Testing
6 13 (40.63%) WebDriver
7 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 12 (37.50%) Hudson
7 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
7 12 (37.50%) System Testing
7 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
7 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 12 (37.50%) ISEB
7 12 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
7 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
9 10 (31.25%) Manual Testing
10 5 (15.63%) DSDM
11 1 (3.13%) Capita
11 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
11 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
11 1 (3.13%) Marketing
11 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Degree

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 25 (78.13%) SpecFlow
2 13 (40.63%) Selenium
2 13 (40.63%) WebDriver
3 12 (37.50%) Hudson
3 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 12 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 14 (43.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) TDD
2 25 (78.13%) BDD
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (40.63%) Automation Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (37.50%) System Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
7 11 (34.38%) Automated Testing
8 10 (31.25%) Manual Testing
9 5 (15.63%) DSDM
10 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Validation
10 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Capita
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Posted: 5 days ago
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