The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 194 196 203
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 14 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 16
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Software Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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
4164 4735 4922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.31% 97.79% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3421 3719 3999
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 14 £35,000 - 1
Bradford -3 2 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Ilkley - 2 £27,500 -
Otley - 2 £27,500 -
Software Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (86.36%) ISEB
2 17 (77.27%) ISTQB
3 15 (68.18%) Finance
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) BDD
7 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
7 7 (31.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) Retail
8 6 (27.27%) MS Office
8 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (22.73%) QA
9 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 4 (18.18%) SDLC
10 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
11 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
11 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
11 3 (13.64%) Toad
12 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
12 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 2 (9.09%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (13.64%) Toad
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
3 8 (36.36%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
4 7 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) ISEB
2 17 (77.27%) ISTQB
3 7 (31.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago