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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 45 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.16% 1.57% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 1.61% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 9
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +20.19%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -

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
458 435 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.62% 97.75% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 409 382 456
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,581
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +11 13 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Sunderland - 2 £26,000 -
Test Analyst
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 12 (50.00%) Selenium
4 10 (41.67%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) OO
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) ATDD
5 8 (33.33%) Functional Programming
6 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (29.17%) NHS
7 5 (20.83%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
7 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (12.50%) C#
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.33%) WPF
9 2 (8.33%) Android
9 2 (8.33%) iPhone
9 2 (8.33%) iPad

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (29.17%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (33.33%) ATDD
3 8 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 8 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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