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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 50 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.27% 2.15% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.23% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Average salary £28,500 £36,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.91% +25.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,500 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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
420 449 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 91.50% 96.56% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 356 368 443
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Warrington

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) ISEB
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 21 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 21 (58.33%) Test Scripting
4 20 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (52.78%) Performance Testing
6 18 (50.00%) Windows
7 16 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (41.67%) Release Management
8 15 (41.67%) Regression Testing
9 14 (38.89%) QA
10 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
11 11 (30.56%) MSTest
12 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
12 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
13 9 (25.00%) System Testing
13 9 (25.00%) .NET
14 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
14 7 (19.44%) Stress Testing
15 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
16 5 (13.89%) Ruby
16 5 (13.89%) LAN
16 5 (13.89%) WAN
16 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (13.89%) Active Directory

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
1 5 (13.89%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (30.56%) MSTest
4 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium
6 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
6 3 (8.33%) Subversion
6 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 3 (8.33%) WATIR
6 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.33%) JSON
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 21 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 20 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 19 (52.78%) Performance Testing
5 15 (41.67%) Release Management
5 15 (41.67%) Regression Testing
6 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 9 (25.00%) System Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Stress Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Migration
9 5 (13.89%) BDD
10 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.11%) V-Model
11 3 (8.33%) Kanban
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) ISEB
2 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
3 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft