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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 78 82 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 136 134 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.86% 3.15% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.31% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 128 115 134
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
4636 4049 3857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.14% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3176 3244
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 £25,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +4 96 £35,000 +7.69% 13
Bradford -7 13 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Halifax -8 12 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Wakefield -6 6 £31,250 +56.25%
Ilkley - 6 - -
Huddersfield +5 2 £35,000 +37.25%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 166 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (50.16%) QA
3 129 (41.75%) Test Scripting
4 125 (40.45%) ISEB
5 101 (32.69%) SQL
6 92 (29.77%) Software Testing
7 85 (27.51%) Manual Testing
8 82 (26.54%) Regression Testing
9 73 (23.62%) Automated Testing
9 73 (23.62%) Finance
10 68 (22.01%) Selenium
11 65 (21.04%) Automation Testing
12 54 (17.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 51 (16.50%) Microsoft
14 49 (15.86%) ISTQB
14 49 (15.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 48 (15.53%) Test Strategy
15 48 (15.53%) .NET
16 43 (13.92%) Test Automation
17 38 (12.30%) SOAP
18 37 (11.97%) XML
19 36 (11.65%) Java
20 34 (11.00%) Project Management
21 32 (10.36%) SQL Server
21 32 (10.36%) Agile Testing
22 31 (10.03%) T-SQL
23 30 (9.71%) Web Services
24 29 (9.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 28 (9.06%) QuickTest Pro
25 28 (9.06%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (0.32%) Lync
1 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) VoIP
2 1 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.62%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.29%) MySQL
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 68 (22.01%) Selenium
2 28 (9.06%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (7.44%) WebDriver
4 22 (7.12%) SoapUI
4 22 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.18%) JUnit
6 13 (4.21%) NUnit
6 13 (4.21%) FitNesse
7 12 (3.88%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.24%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.59%) JIRA
10 6 (1.94%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.29%) Ranorex
11 4 (1.29%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.97%) JMeter
13 1 (0.32%) eggPlant
13 1 (0.32%) Selenium IDE
13 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
General
1 73 (23.62%) Finance
2 12 (3.88%) Retail
3 11 (3.56%) Banking
4 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.97%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.53%) .NET
2 38 (12.30%) SOAP
3 37 (11.97%) XML
4 30 (9.71%) Web Services
5 18 (5.83%) .NET Framework
6 14 (4.53%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.21%) CSS
8 7 (2.27%) WSDL
8 7 (2.27%) XSD
9 2 (0.65%) HTML
10 1 (0.32%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.62%) Algorithms
3 4 (1.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.29%) User Experience
3 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.97%) Open Source
5 1 (0.32%) IVR
5 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.47%) UNIX
2 14 (4.53%) Windows
3 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.29%) Android
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (41.75%) Test Scripting
3 92 (29.77%) Software Testing
4 85 (27.51%) Manual Testing
5 82 (26.54%) Regression Testing
6 73 (23.62%) Automated Testing
7 65 (21.04%) Automation Testing
8 54 (17.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 48 (15.53%) Test Strategy
10 43 (13.92%) Test Automation
11 34 (11.00%) Project Management
12 32 (10.36%) Agile Testing
13 28 (9.06%) Test Management
14 27 (8.74%) E-Commerce
14 27 (8.74%) Integration Testing
15 25 (8.09%) Functional Testing
15 25 (8.09%) Test Planning
16 24 (7.77%) Non-Functional Testing
17 23 (7.44%) Unit Testing
17 23 (7.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 101 (32.69%) SQL
2 36 (11.65%) Java
3 31 (10.03%) T-SQL
4 15 (4.85%) C#
5 12 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.62%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.97%) C
8 2 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 125 (40.45%) ISEB
2 49 (15.86%) ISTQB
2 49 (15.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (4.53%) Degree
4 7 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (50.16%) QA
2 5 (1.62%) HL7
Systems Management
1 22 (7.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.80%) HP
3 16 (5.18%) Oracle
4 1 (0.32%) Citrix
4 1 (0.32%) Avaya
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 25 days ago