The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 88 102 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 131 73 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.69% 2.07% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.20% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 69 118
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £38,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 3315 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 93.94% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 2565 2743
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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% -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 23 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 +5 110 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Bradford +9 10 £36,500 +18.69% 2
Halifax -6 7 £31,500 +8.62% 4
Wakefield - 5 £23,000 -
Huddersfield -7 1 - -
Brighouse - 1 - -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 156 (44.83%) QA
2 152 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (42.53%) Test Scripting
4 122 (35.06%) ISEB
5 116 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 97 (27.87%) SQL
7 91 (26.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 85 (24.43%) Selenium
9 81 (23.28%) Project Management
10 80 (22.99%) HP Quality Center
11 67 (19.25%) Test Strategy
11 67 (19.25%) Automation Testing
12 62 (17.82%) QuickTest Pro
12 62 (17.82%) E-Commerce
13 61 (17.53%) Regression Testing
13 61 (17.53%) Automated Testing
14 55 (15.80%) Microsoft
14 55 (15.80%) SOAP
15 53 (15.23%) Test Management
16 51 (14.66%) XML
17 48 (13.79%) Finance
18 46 (13.22%) .NET
19 38 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
20 35 (10.06%) Test Automation
20 35 (10.06%) Business Analysis
20 35 (10.06%) Web Services
21 33 (9.48%) Manual Testing
22 32 (9.20%) HP
23 31 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
24 30 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (0.57%) WinCC
2 1 (0.29%) IIS
2 1 (0.29%) Apache
2 1 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.29%) LAN
2 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 85 (24.43%) Selenium
2 62 (17.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 38 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (7.47%) Cucumber
5 22 (6.32%) FitNesse
6 19 (5.46%) LoadRunner
6 19 (5.46%) SpecFlow
7 15 (4.31%) WebDriver
8 14 (4.02%) WinRunner
9 8 (2.30%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.01%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.57%) WATIR
12 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.29%) JUnit
12 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.29%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.29%) TestNG
12 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.29%) JIRA
12 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (1.72%) Banking
3 5 (1.44%) Marketing
4 3 (0.86%) Games
5 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.80%) SOAP
2 51 (14.66%) XML
3 46 (13.22%) .NET
4 35 (10.06%) Web Services
5 29 (8.33%) XSD
6 28 (8.05%) WSDL
7 6 (1.72%) XSLT
8 4 (1.15%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (0.29%) HTML
11 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.29%) ebXML
11 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.30%) IVR
2 7 (2.01%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.44%) Open Source
4 2 (0.57%) SCADA
4 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.29%) Online Games
5 1 (0.29%) iSeries
5 1 (0.29%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.59%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.44%) UNIX
3 3 (0.86%) Windows
4 2 (0.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.29%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (42.53%) Test Scripting
3 116 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 91 (26.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 81 (23.28%) Project Management
6 67 (19.25%) Test Strategy
6 67 (19.25%) Automation Testing
7 62 (17.82%) E-Commerce
8 61 (17.53%) Regression Testing
8 61 (17.53%) Automated Testing
9 53 (15.23%) Test Management
10 35 (10.06%) Test Automation
10 35 (10.06%) Business Analysis
11 33 (9.48%) Manual Testing
12 31 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (7.18%) Agile Testing
14 24 (6.90%) System Testing
15 23 (6.61%) Usability Testing
15 23 (6.61%) Load Testing
16 21 (6.03%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (27.87%) SQL
2 11 (3.16%) Java
3 8 (2.30%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.01%) C
5 4 (1.15%) C#
6 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.29%) PHP
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (35.06%) ISEB
2 30 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (4.60%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (44.83%) QA
2 5 (1.44%) HL7
Systems Management
1 80 (22.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (15.80%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.20%) HP
3 7 (2.01%) Citrix
4 3 (0.86%) Capita
5 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.29%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Ex Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago