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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 62 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.92% 1.69% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.76% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +2.94%
Test Analyst
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
499 510 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.96% 95.51% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 438 427 504
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,001 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 Tyne and Wear

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Tyne and Wear region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 8 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Gateshead - 2 £30,000 -
Test Analyst
North East

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 7 (38.89%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
5 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
7 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (11.11%) Test Planning

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
3 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.56%) TSYS
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