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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 54 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.72% 0.19% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.20% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £28,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
436 508 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 93.97% 96.76% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 344 369 234
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £49,000
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 27 March 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 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 18 (72.00%) Manual Testing
4 16 (64.00%) Performance Testing
5 15 (60.00%) Test Scripting
5 15 (60.00%) Software Testing
6 14 (56.00%) ISEB
6 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (48.00%) QA
8 11 (44.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
9 10 (40.00%) Finance
10 9 (36.00%) Windows
10 9 (36.00%) Release Management
10 9 (36.00%) System Testing
11 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
12 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
12 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (24.00%) MSTest
13 6 (24.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (20.00%) Java
14 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (20.00%) .NET
14 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
14 5 (20.00%) Ruby
14 5 (20.00%) BDD
14 5 (20.00%) Stress Testing
14 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
15 4 (16.00%) Relational Database

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) MSTest
2 6 (24.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (12.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 3 (12.00%) WATIR
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
3 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) XSLT
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) REST
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) Manual Testing
3 16 (64.00%) Performance Testing
4 15 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (44.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Release Management
7 9 (36.00%) System Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (20.00%) BDD
9 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (20.00%) Stress Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Validation
10 3 (12.00%) TDD
10 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.00%) Kanban
10 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) ISEB
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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