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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 52 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.31% 0.63% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.65% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Average salary £27,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
448 461 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 93.92% 96.44% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 347 265
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £45,000 £52,500
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 4 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) Manual Testing
3 17 (62.96%) Software Testing
3 17 (62.96%) ISEB
4 16 (59.26%) Performance Testing
4 16 (59.26%) Test Scripting
4 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (51.85%) QA
6 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
7 10 (37.04%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (33.33%) System Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Release Management
8 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 9 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) MSTest
10 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
10 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
11 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
11 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
12 5 (18.52%) Stress Testing
12 5 (18.52%) Ruby
12 5 (18.52%) .NET
12 5 (18.52%) Java
12 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
12 5 (18.52%) BDD
13 4 (14.81%) Relational Database

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (11.11%) Mingle
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (29.63%) MSTest
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) WATIR
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) CruiseControl
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) SOAP
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) XSLT
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Manual Testing
3 17 (62.96%) Software Testing
4 16 (59.26%) Performance Testing
4 16 (59.26%) Test Scripting
5 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
6 9 (33.33%) System Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Release Management
6 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
7 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 5 (18.52%) Stress Testing
9 5 (18.52%) BDD
10 3 (11.11%) TDD
10 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (11.11%) Kanban
11 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
11 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Ruby
2 5 (18.52%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) ISEB
2 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) VCP4
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
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