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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 85 75 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 130 157 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.77% 3.22% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 3.34% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 118 93 77
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
4490 4703 3394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.76% 96.47% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 3667 2672
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -48 55 £35,000 +6.06% 10
Bradford +17 42 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Halifax 0 11 £22,500 -30.23%
Huddersfield -5 4 £26,250 +45.83%
Wakefield +2 3 £35,000 +52.17%
Bingley - 2 £38,000 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 134 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (49.80%) SQL
3 98 (38.43%) Finance
4 97 (38.04%) ISEB
5 95 (37.25%) QA
6 82 (32.16%) Test Scripting
7 74 (29.02%) ISTQB
8 61 (23.92%) Scrum
9 58 (22.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 54 (21.18%) Software Testing
11 53 (20.78%) SQL Server
12 52 (20.39%) Selenium
13 48 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 46 (18.04%) C#
15 45 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
15 45 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 43 (16.86%) T-SQL
17 42 (16.47%) Regression Testing
18 40 (15.69%) Automated Testing
19 37 (14.51%) .NET
19 37 (14.51%) Microsoft
20 36 (14.12%) Degree
20 36 (14.12%) Test Automation
21 33 (12.94%) Java
22 32 (12.55%) Test Management
23 31 (12.16%) Unit Testing
24 30 (11.76%) Waterfall
24 30 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
25 29 (11.37%) Coaching
26 27 (10.59%) JavaScript

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.18%) MTS
3 2 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) FTP
2 1 (0.39%) SNMP
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 45 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.18%) MySQL
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (20.39%) Selenium
2 48 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.45%) WebDriver
4 17 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 16 (6.27%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.31%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.35%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.35%) LoadRunner
7 6 (2.35%) JMeter
8 5 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.96%) JIRA
8 5 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.96%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.18%) JUnit
9 3 (1.18%) Firebug
10 2 (0.78%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.78%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.78%) NUnit
11 1 (0.39%) Behat
11 1 (0.39%) Ranorex
General
1 98 (38.43%) Finance
2 7 (2.75%) Marketing
3 5 (1.96%) Retail
4 4 (1.57%) Banking
4 4 (1.57%) Legal
5 2 (0.78%) Law
5 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.51%) .NET
2 24 (9.41%) XML
3 22 (8.63%) ASP.NET
4 20 (7.84%) CSS
5 14 (5.49%) SOAP
5 14 (5.49%) Web Services
6 3 (1.18%) LAMP
6 3 (1.18%) HTML
7 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.78%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.39%) Dojo
8 1 (0.39%) WCF
8 1 (0.39%) WPF
8 1 (0.39%) JSON
8 1 (0.39%) WinForms
8 1 (0.39%) DOM
8 1 (0.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.78%) Life Science
3 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
3 2 (0.78%) Social Media
3 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.39%) User Experience
4 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.39%) Blog
4 1 (0.39%) Social Network
4 1 (0.39%) RIA
4 1 (0.39%) Online Games
4 1 (0.39%) EPoS
4 1 (0.39%) W3C
4 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.39%) IVR
4 1 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.53%) Windows
2 5 (1.96%) Linux
3 4 (1.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.57%) UNIX
4 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (32.16%) Test Scripting
3 61 (23.92%) Scrum
4 58 (22.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 54 (21.18%) Software Testing
6 42 (16.47%) Regression Testing
7 40 (15.69%) Automated Testing
8 36 (14.12%) Test Automation
9 32 (12.55%) Test Management
10 31 (12.16%) Unit Testing
11 30 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 30 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (11.37%) Coaching
13 23 (9.02%) System Integration Testing
13 23 (9.02%) Automation Testing
13 23 (9.02%) RUP
14 22 (8.63%) Integration Testing
14 22 (8.63%) SDLC
15 21 (8.24%) Manual Testing
15 21 (8.24%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 127 (49.80%) SQL
2 46 (18.04%) C#
3 43 (16.86%) T-SQL
4 33 (12.94%) Java
5 27 (10.59%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.53%) Python
7 7 (2.75%) PHP
7 7 (2.75%) VBScript
8 5 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.57%) C++
10 3 (1.18%) C
10 3 (1.18%) Ruby
11 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.78%) Perl
11 2 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (38.04%) ISEB
2 74 (29.02%) ISTQB
3 36 (14.12%) Degree
4 18 (7.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (37.25%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 24 (9.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.10%) HP
3 9 (3.53%) Oracle
4 5 (1.96%) Telerik
5 2 (0.78%) Facebook
5 2 (0.78%) Twitter
5 2 (0.78%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.39%) Verint
6 1 (0.39%) Capita
6 1 (0.39%) Citrix
6 1 (0.39%) Genesys
6 1 (0.39%) Lotus
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago