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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 76 95 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 151 87 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.08% 2.38% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 2.52% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 89 80 115
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
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
4737 3447 3646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3720 2708 3030
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 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +11 126 £33,000 -2.94% 12
Halifax +7 16 £32,250 +7.50% 2
Bradford +9 8 £36,500 - 1
Wakefield - 8 £23,000 -
Huddersfield -2 3 £18,000 -
Brighouse - 3 £18,000 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 158 (46.20%) QA
2 156 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (40.06%) Test Scripting
4 117 (34.21%) ISEB
5 107 (31.29%) Software Testing
6 90 (26.32%) SQL
7 83 (24.27%) Project Management
8 79 (23.10%) Selenium
8 79 (23.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 77 (22.51%) Test Strategy
9 77 (22.51%) E-Commerce
10 72 (21.05%) Regression Testing
11 69 (20.18%) SOAP
12 67 (19.59%) HP Quality Center
13 66 (19.30%) Automation Testing
14 59 (17.25%) Automated Testing
15 57 (16.67%) Test Management
16 55 (16.08%) QuickTest Pro
17 52 (15.20%) XML
18 49 (14.33%) Microsoft
19 42 (12.28%) Web Services
20 41 (11.99%) .NET
21 38 (11.11%) Finance
22 37 (10.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 36 (10.53%) Agile Testing
23 36 (10.53%) HP
24 35 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
25 34 (9.94%) Test Automation
25 34 (9.94%) Business Analysis
26 31 (9.06%) XSD

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (0.58%) IIS
1 2 (0.58%) WinCC
2 1 (0.29%) Apache
2 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.29%) Confluence
2 1 (0.29%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.29%) LAN
2 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (23.10%) Selenium
2 55 (16.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 35 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (6.73%) Cucumber
5 19 (5.56%) FitNesse
6 17 (4.97%) SpecFlow
7 16 (4.68%) LoadRunner
8 14 (4.09%) WebDriver
9 11 (3.22%) WinRunner
10 9 (2.63%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.34%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.58%) WATIR
13 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.29%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.29%) JUnit
13 1 (0.29%) JMeter
13 1 (0.29%) JIRA
13 1 (0.29%) TestComplete
13 1 (0.29%) TestNG
General
1 38 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (2.34%) Marketing
3 3 (0.88%) Games
4 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Banking
5 1 (0.29%) Retail
5 1 (0.29%) Legal
5 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (20.18%) SOAP
2 52 (15.20%) XML
3 42 (12.28%) Web Services
4 41 (11.99%) .NET
5 31 (9.06%) XSD
6 30 (8.77%) WSDL
7 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.29%) ebXML
8 1 (0.29%) LAMP
8 1 (0.29%) XSLT
8 1 (0.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.75%) Open Source
1 6 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (1.46%) IVR
3 2 (0.58%) SCADA
3 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.29%) Online Games
4 1 (0.29%) iSeries
4 1 (0.29%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.29%) NHS
4 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.17%) UNIX
1 4 (1.17%) Windows
1 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (40.06%) Test Scripting
3 107 (31.29%) Software Testing
4 83 (24.27%) Project Management
5 79 (23.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 77 (22.51%) E-Commerce
6 77 (22.51%) Test Strategy
7 72 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 66 (19.30%) Automation Testing
9 59 (17.25%) Automated Testing
10 57 (16.67%) Test Management
11 36 (10.53%) Agile Testing
12 34 (9.94%) Test Automation
12 34 (9.94%) Business Analysis
13 30 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (8.77%) Manual Testing
14 20 (5.85%) Non-Functional Testing
15 19 (5.56%) Usability Testing
16 17 (4.97%) Scrum
16 17 (4.97%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 90 (26.32%) SQL
2 16 (4.68%) Java
3 9 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.88%) C
4 3 (0.88%) C#
5 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (34.21%) ISEB
2 37 (10.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (2.92%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (46.20%) QA
2 5 (1.46%) HL7
Systems Management
1 67 (19.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (14.33%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (1.17%) Citrix
4 3 (0.88%) Capita
5 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle
5 1 (0.29%) IBM
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