The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 40 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.09% 2.39% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 2.47% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,200 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Test Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
357 445 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 97.28% 96.74% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 309 339 322
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Warrington

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 42 (75.00%) SQL
2 41 (73.21%) Performance Testing
3 40 (71.43%) Validation
4 39 (69.64%) .NET
4 39 (69.64%) SQL Server
4 39 (69.64%) Software Testing
5 38 (67.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (57.14%) XML
8 31 (55.36%) MS Excel
9 30 (53.57%) BizTalk Server
10 29 (51.79%) Windows
10 29 (51.79%) ETL
10 29 (51.79%) Test Scripting
10 29 (51.79%) MSTest
11 28 (50.00%) ISEB
11 28 (50.00%) HP UFT
12 27 (48.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (48.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (48.21%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (46.43%) Defect Management
14 20 (35.71%) Web Services
15 19 (33.93%) Java
16 18 (32.14%) QA
17 17 (30.36%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (28.57%) Finance
18 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (25.00%) Test Planning
19 14 (25.00%) Functional Testing
20 11 (19.64%) Mentoring

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 30 (53.57%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (17.86%) CMS
3 4 (7.14%) Mule
Applications
1 31 (55.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (69.64%) SQL Server
2 27 (48.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (48.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (30.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (67.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (51.79%) MSTest
3 28 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
5 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.93%) Selenium
6 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
6 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.57%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.57%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) Ranorex
7 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) .NET
2 32 (57.14%) XML
3 20 (35.71%) Web Services
4 7 (12.50%) SOAP
5 6 (10.71%) JSON
5 6 (10.71%) REST
6 4 (7.14%) WSDL
7 2 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Performance Testing
2 40 (71.43%) Validation
3 39 (69.64%) Software Testing
4 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (51.79%) ETL
5 29 (51.79%) Test Scripting
6 26 (46.43%) Defect Management
7 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 14 (25.00%) Test Planning
9 11 (19.64%) Manual Testing
9 11 (19.64%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.29%) SDLC
12 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
13 4 (7.14%) System Testing
13 4 (7.14%) Workflow
14 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
14 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 2 (3.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) ION Trading