The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 63 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.61% 1.88% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.94% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 18
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,300 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +0.78%
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
606 464 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.27% 97.07% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 516 413 404
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 9 £26,500 -7.82% 2
Gateshead - 1 £26,000 - 1
Test Analyst
North East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) UNIX
3 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (24.00%) QA
6 6 (24.00%) Selenium
6 6 (24.00%) Java
7 5 (20.00%) VB
7 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
8 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.00%) System Testing
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Test Management
6 4 (16.00%) System Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) V-Model
9 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
9 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago