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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 74 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 138 210 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.94% 4.14% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 4.29% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 115 169 102
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
4566 4894 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.25% 96.51% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3594 3989 2946
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 £26,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -38 78 £34,000 -2.85% 6
Bradford +8 37 £40,000 +48.14% 3
Bingley - 5 £35,000 -
Halifax -10 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Wakefield -4 3 £40,000 +73.91%
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 148 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (46.40%) ISEB
3 123 (44.24%) Test Scripting
4 119 (42.81%) SQL
5 109 (39.21%) QA
6 85 (30.58%) Software Testing
7 83 (29.86%) Automated Testing
8 69 (24.82%) ISTQB
8 69 (24.82%) Finance
9 63 (22.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 59 (21.22%) Test Automation
10 59 (21.22%) Regression Testing
11 57 (20.50%) Microsoft
12 56 (20.14%) Selenium
13 53 (19.06%) Manual Testing
14 43 (15.47%) Integration Testing
15 42 (15.11%) Unit Testing
16 40 (14.39%) Java
16 40 (14.39%) SQL Server
17 38 (13.67%) .NET
18 33 (11.87%) Automation Testing
19 32 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (11.51%) T-SQL
19 32 (11.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 30 (10.79%) Scrum
20 30 (10.79%) Test Management
20 30 (10.79%) Test Strategy
21 29 (10.43%) Agile Testing
21 29 (10.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 29 (10.43%) MS Excel

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (1.08%) MTS
Applications
1 29 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (10.07%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
7 1 (0.36%) Impala
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (20.14%) Selenium
2 32 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (8.99%) QuickTest Pro
4 21 (7.55%) JUnit
5 19 (6.83%) NUnit
6 15 (5.40%) WebDriver
7 14 (5.04%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.32%) SoapUI
8 12 (4.32%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.44%) JIRA
9 4 (1.44%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.08%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.72%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (0.72%) JMeter
12 1 (0.36%) Sahi
12 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.36%) Firebug
12 1 (0.36%) WATIR
12 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 69 (24.82%) Finance
2 7 (2.52%) Retail
3 5 (1.80%) Banking
4 4 (1.44%) Marketing
5 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.67%) .NET
2 17 (6.12%) .NET Framework
3 13 (4.68%) SOAP
3 13 (4.68%) Web Services
4 11 (3.96%) XML
5 6 (2.16%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.16%) CSS
6 3 (1.08%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) RESTful
7 1 (0.36%) JSP
7 1 (0.36%) DOM
7 1 (0.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.44%) User Experience
3 2 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.72%) Open Source
4 1 (0.36%) Social Media
4 1 (0.36%) W3C
4 1 (0.36%) IVR
4 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.63%) UNIX
2 7 (2.52%) Windows
3 4 (1.44%) Android
3 4 (1.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (44.24%) Test Scripting
3 85 (30.58%) Software Testing
4 83 (29.86%) Automated Testing
5 63 (22.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 59 (21.22%) Regression Testing
6 59 (21.22%) Test Automation
7 53 (19.06%) Manual Testing
8 43 (15.47%) Integration Testing
9 42 (15.11%) Unit Testing
10 33 (11.87%) Automation Testing
11 30 (10.79%) Test Strategy
11 30 (10.79%) Test Management
11 30 (10.79%) Scrum
12 29 (10.43%) Agile Testing
13 27 (9.71%) Functional Testing
13 27 (9.71%) Performance Testing
14 23 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (8.27%) RUP
15 21 (7.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (42.81%) SQL
2 40 (14.39%) Java
3 32 (11.51%) T-SQL
4 28 (10.07%) C#
5 6 (2.16%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.80%) Python
7 3 (1.08%) Ruby
7 3 (1.08%) C++
8 2 (0.72%) VBScript
8 2 (0.72%) VB
8 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.72%) PHP
8 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.36%) Scala
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 129 (46.40%) ISEB
2 69 (24.82%) ISTQB
3 29 (10.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (7.19%) Degree
5 5 (1.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (39.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (5.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (20.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.47%) HP
3 16 (5.76%) Oracle
4 3 (1.08%) Citrix
5 1 (0.36%) Avaya
5 1 (0.36%) Facebook
5 1 (0.36%) Twitter
5 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
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Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago