The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 181 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.086% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.19% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3435 4144 4505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.97% 97.23% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 3495 3720
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Software Test Analyst Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +16 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Software Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Software Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) WSDL
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) Behat
4 2 (33.33%) ATDD
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) WSDL
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) Behat
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) ATDD
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft