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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 59 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.92% 0.18% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.18% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £31,250
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
443 544 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 94.46% 97.67% 92.66%
Number of salaries quoted 363 394 255
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £48,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) Performance Testing
3 17 (70.83%) Manual Testing
4 16 (66.67%) Test Scripting
5 13 (54.17%) QA
5 13 (54.17%) Software Testing
5 13 (54.17%) ISEB
6 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (37.50%) Release Management
8 9 (37.50%) Windows
8 9 (37.50%) Finance
9 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 8 (33.33%) System Testing
10 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
11 6 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (25.00%) .NET
11 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (25.00%) MSTest
11 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
11 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
12 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
13 4 (16.67%) Java
13 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 4 (16.67%) BDD
13 4 (16.67%) Stress Testing
13 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 4 (16.67%) Ruby

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (25.00%) MSTest
2 6 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) WATIR
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Performance Testing
2 17 (70.83%) Manual Testing
3 16 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 13 (54.17%) Software Testing
5 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Release Management
7 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 8 (33.33%) System Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
10 4 (16.67%) BDD
10 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 4 (16.67%) Stress Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Validation
12 2 (8.33%) TDD
12 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) ISEB
2 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft