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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 52 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.01% 2.88% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.99% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 11
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
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
476 502 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.77% 96.35% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 416 421 272
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,980
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 31 July 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 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
2 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) ISEB
4 7 (36.84%) Selenium
4 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
4 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
5 6 (31.58%) System Testing
5 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Release Management
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
8 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
9 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 2 (10.53%) Line Management
9 2 (10.53%) .NET

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (15.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
1 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
2 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) System Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 3 (15.79%) Release Management
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
8 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.53%) Line Management
9 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
9 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
10 1 (5.26%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
2 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft