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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 77 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 165 96 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.27% 2.60% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 2.74% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 111 89 97
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
4875 3504 3744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.69% 94.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3807 2800 3133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +10 131 £32,500 -4.41% 8
Halifax +13 18 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Bradford -1 12 £36,750 +17.60%
Wakefield - 7 £23,000 -
Huddersfield +6 3 £18,000 -
Brighouse - 2 £18,000 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 233 (70.82%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (45.59%) QA
3 121 (36.78%) Test Scripting
4 117 (35.56%) ISEB
5 96 (29.18%) Software Testing
6 85 (25.84%) SQL
7 84 (25.53%) Selenium
8 79 (24.01%) E-Commerce
9 77 (23.40%) Test Strategy
10 73 (22.19%) Project Management
11 72 (21.88%) SOAP
12 65 (19.76%) Automation Testing
13 63 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 63 (19.15%) Manual Testing
14 60 (18.24%) Regression Testing
15 56 (17.02%) XML
16 55 (16.72%) Automated Testing
17 49 (14.89%) Test Management
17 49 (14.89%) HP Quality Center
18 47 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
19 41 (12.46%) Finance
19 41 (12.46%) Test Planning
20 40 (12.16%) Web Services
21 39 (11.85%) .NET
21 39 (11.85%) Microsoft
22 36 (10.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 36 (10.94%) Agile Testing
23 31 (9.42%) HP
24 30 (9.12%) Test Automation
25 29 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (0.61%) IIS
1 2 (0.61%) WinCC
2 1 (0.30%) Lync
2 1 (0.30%) Confluence
2 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (3.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.91%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) LAN
2 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 84 (25.53%) Selenium
2 47 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 21 (6.38%) WebDriver
5 18 (5.47%) FitNesse
5 18 (5.47%) LoadRunner
6 14 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 13 (3.95%) SoapUI
8 8 (2.43%) WinRunner
8 8 (2.43%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.61%) WATIR
10 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.30%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.30%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.30%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.30%) TestNG
10 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 41 (12.46%) Finance
2 8 (2.43%) Marketing
3 4 (1.22%) Retail
4 2 (0.61%) Games
4 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.30%) Legal
5 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (21.88%) SOAP
2 56 (17.02%) XML
3 40 (12.16%) Web Services
4 39 (11.85%) .NET
5 26 (7.90%) XSD
6 25 (7.60%) WSDL
7 10 (3.04%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.13%) CSS
9 2 (0.61%) ebXML
10 1 (0.30%) LAMP
10 1 (0.30%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 6 (1.82%) Open Source
3 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.91%) User Experience
5 2 (0.61%) SCADA
6 1 (0.30%) Online Games
6 1 (0.30%) iSeries
6 1 (0.30%) IVR
6 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.22%) UNIX
1 4 (1.22%) Windows
1 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.61%) Linux
2 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (70.82%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (36.78%) Test Scripting
3 96 (29.18%) Software Testing
4 79 (24.01%) E-Commerce
5 77 (23.40%) Test Strategy
6 73 (22.19%) Project Management
7 65 (19.76%) Automation Testing
8 63 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 63 (19.15%) Manual Testing
9 60 (18.24%) Regression Testing
10 55 (16.72%) Automated Testing
11 49 (14.89%) Test Management
12 41 (12.46%) Test Planning
13 36 (10.94%) Agile Testing
14 30 (9.12%) Test Automation
15 26 (7.90%) Business Analysis
16 25 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (5.78%) Scrum
18 16 (4.86%) System Testing
19 14 (4.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.84%) SQL
2 27 (8.21%) Java
3 14 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 10 (3.04%) C#
5 5 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.61%) C
7 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (35.56%) ISEB
2 36 (10.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (4.56%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.04%) Degree
5 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (45.59%) QA
2 10 (3.04%) HL7
Systems Management
1 49 (14.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.42%) HP
3 6 (1.82%) Oracle
4 3 (0.91%) Capita
5 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.30%) IBM
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