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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 24 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.38% 3.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 4.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
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
175 214 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.77% 93.45% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 167 179 207
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
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 1 July 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 23 (74.19%) BDD
2 22 (70.97%) SpecFlow
2 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) TDD
3 19 (61.29%) QA
4 15 (48.39%) Manual Testing
4 15 (48.39%) Automated Testing
5 14 (45.16%) Selenium
6 13 (41.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (41.94%) ISEB
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
7 12 (38.71%) SoapUI
7 12 (38.71%) Compatibility Testing
7 12 (38.71%) System Testing
8 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
9 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
9 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
10 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
10 9 (29.03%) Hudson
10 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (19.35%) DSDM
12 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
13 3 (9.68%) SOAP
13 3 (9.68%) Web Services
13 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
13 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
14 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 22 (70.97%) SpecFlow
2 14 (45.16%) Selenium
3 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
4 12 (38.71%) SoapUI
5 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
5 9 (29.03%) Hudson
5 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.68%) SOAP
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) BDD
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) Automated Testing
3 15 (48.39%) Manual Testing
4 13 (41.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Compatibility Testing
5 12 (38.71%) System Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
7 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (19.35%) DSDM
10 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
12 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
12 1 (3.23%) Validation
12 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (61.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flex-Time
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £21,500 - £26,000 (dependant on experience)
Posted: 27 days ago