The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 85 96 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 135 122 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.87% 2.85% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.98% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 118 102 116
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,925 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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
4574 4090 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.54% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 3239 3268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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 Test Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +3 94 £34,000 +8.80% 9
Bradford -3 19 £33,750 +7.14% 2
Halifax +8 14 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Ilkley - 6 - -
Huddersfield +4 3 £29,625 +16.17%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 177 (58.80%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (50.50%) QA
3 115 (38.21%) Test Scripting
4 114 (37.87%) ISEB
5 96 (31.89%) Software Testing
6 84 (27.91%) SQL
7 78 (25.91%) Manual Testing
8 75 (24.92%) Selenium
9 73 (24.25%) Regression Testing
10 66 (21.93%) Finance
10 66 (21.93%) Automated Testing
11 64 (21.26%) Automation Testing
12 56 (18.60%) SOAP
13 55 (18.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 53 (17.61%) .NET
15 51 (16.94%) XML
16 50 (16.61%) Test Strategy
17 46 (15.28%) Microsoft
18 44 (14.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 39 (12.96%) Web Services
19 39 (12.96%) Project Management
20 38 (12.62%) E-Commerce
21 37 (12.29%) Java
21 37 (12.29%) Agile Testing
22 36 (11.96%) ISTQB
23 35 (11.63%) SQL Server
23 35 (11.63%) QuickTest Pro
23 35 (11.63%) Test Planning
24 34 (11.30%) Test Automation
25 33 (10.96%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.66%) IIS
2 1 (0.33%) Apache
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) Confluence
2 1 (0.33%) Lync
2 1 (0.33%) WinCC
Applications
1 12 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) LAN
2 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.99%) MongoDB
3 6 (1.99%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.33%) MySQL
4 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (24.92%) Selenium
2 35 (11.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 32 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (7.64%) SoapUI
5 21 (6.98%) WebDriver
6 18 (5.98%) FitNesse
7 14 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.32%) Visual Studio
9 11 (3.65%) JUnit
10 9 (2.99%) JIRA
10 9 (2.99%) SpecFlow
11 8 (2.66%) NUnit
12 7 (2.33%) LoadRunner
13 4 (1.33%) Ranorex
14 3 (1.00%) JMeter
15 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
16 1 (0.33%) WinRunner
16 1 (0.33%) WATIR
16 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
16 1 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 66 (21.93%) Finance
2 11 (3.65%) Banking
3 10 (3.32%) Retail
4 8 (2.66%) Marketing
5 4 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (18.60%) SOAP
2 53 (17.61%) .NET
3 51 (16.94%) XML
4 39 (12.96%) Web Services
5 16 (5.32%) ASP.NET
5 16 (5.32%) XSD
5 16 (5.32%) WSDL
6 13 (4.32%) CSS
6 13 (4.32%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.00%) HTML
8 1 (0.33%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.33%) ebXML
8 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.66%) Algorithms
2 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.33%) User Experience
3 4 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.00%) Open Source
5 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.33%) NHS
5 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.32%) Windows
2 9 (2.99%) UNIX
3 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.33%) Android
4 3 (1.00%) Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (58.80%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (38.21%) Test Scripting
3 96 (31.89%) Software Testing
4 78 (25.91%) Manual Testing
5 73 (24.25%) Regression Testing
6 66 (21.93%) Automated Testing
7 64 (21.26%) Automation Testing
8 55 (18.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 50 (16.61%) Test Strategy
10 39 (12.96%) Project Management
11 38 (12.62%) E-Commerce
12 37 (12.29%) Agile Testing
13 35 (11.63%) Test Planning
14 34 (11.30%) Test Automation
15 33 (10.96%) Test Management
16 22 (7.31%) Integration Testing
17 20 (6.64%) Functional Testing
18 19 (6.31%) Non-Functional Testing
18 19 (6.31%) Business Analysis
19 17 (5.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 84 (27.91%) SQL
2 37 (12.29%) Java
3 28 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 16 (5.32%) C#
5 8 (2.66%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.99%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.33%) C
8 2 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 114 (37.87%) ISEB
2 44 (14.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 36 (11.96%) ISTQB
4 14 (4.65%) Degree
5 7 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (50.50%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) HL7
Systems Management
1 25 (8.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.97%) HP
3 11 (3.65%) Oracle
4 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago