The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Stockport region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 27 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.55% 7.53% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 7.69% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 12
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -1.42%
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
138 182 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.87% 97.85% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 126 172 185
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (61.11%) WebDriver
2 11 (61.11%) SoapUI
3 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 10 (55.56%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) SDLC
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 4 (22.22%) JIRA
8 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 3 (16.67%) TestPartner
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) iPad
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (11.11%) Web Services
9 2 (11.11%) ISEB

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (61.11%) SoapUI
2 11 (61.11%) WebDriver
3 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) TestPartner
6 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.56%) Appium
7 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) SDLC
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Stockport, Salford or Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,380 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago