The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Analyst
Rank 205 167 163
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.062% 0.028% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.030% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 14
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,000 £31,550
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4720 3352 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 93.89% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 2587 2803
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014. 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 -30 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Software Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Software Test Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSD
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) WSDL
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSD
2 3 (42.86%) WSDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft