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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 25 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.48% 8.38% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% 8.62% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 11
Median salary £28,750 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +2.94%
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
131 174 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 97.76% 97.21% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 119 158 189
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Stockport

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) QA
3 12 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (60.00%) SoapUI
4 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 10 (50.00%) BDD
5 9 (45.00%) SDLC
5 9 (45.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) SOAP
6 8 (40.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (25.00%) ISEB
8 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (20.00%) DSDM
9 4 (20.00%) Bugzilla
10 3 (15.00%) Web Services
11 2 (10.00%) iPad
11 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 2 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (10.00%) SQL

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 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (30.00%) JIRA
5 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (20.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (10.00%) TestPartner
8 1 (5.00%) Appium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) SOAP
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) BDD
3 9 (45.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (45.00%) SDLC
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) DSDM
7 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) QA