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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 48 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.98% 0.56% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 0.59% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 8
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.82%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
416 338 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 92.04% 94.41% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 363 274 404
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 1 October 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) ISEB
2 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (57.69%) Windows
6 13 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 13 (50.00%) Release Management
6 13 (50.00%) Performance Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 12 (46.15%) Regression Testing
8 11 (42.31%) Manual Testing
9 8 (30.77%) QA
9 8 (30.77%) MSTest
10 7 (26.92%) V-Model
10 7 (26.92%) .NET
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
11 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
11 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
12 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
12 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
12 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
12 5 (19.23%) Migration
12 5 (19.23%) Oracle

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (30.77%) MSTest
4 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
5 3 (11.54%) JIRA
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium
7 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Release Management
3 13 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 12 (46.15%) Regression Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Manual Testing
6 7 (26.92%) V-Model
7 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
8 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) System Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Volume Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Validation
11 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) ISEB
2 13 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft