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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 58 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.30% 0.20% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.20% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
444 489 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 96.31% 98.79% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 390 373 282
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 June 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) SQL
1 14 (82.35%) Performance Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
3 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
3 10 (58.82%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) QA
4 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (47.06%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Release Management
7 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
8 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
8 5 (29.41%) System Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
8 5 (29.41%) Test Planning
9 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (23.53%) MSTest
9 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (17.65%) Stress Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Validation
10 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 2 (11.76%) .NET
11 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
11 2 (11.76%) Selenium
11 2 (11.76%) Line Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (23.53%) MSTest
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 2 (11.76%) Selenium
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Performance Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
3 10 (58.82%) Manual Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Release Management
6 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) System Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
6 5 (29.41%) Test Planning
7 3 (17.65%) Stress Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Validation
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
8 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISEB
2 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft