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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 86 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 132 130 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.76% 2.67% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.75% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 116 76 69
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +2.30%
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
4599 4734 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.23% 97.05% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3667 3782 2561
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 28 July 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 July 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
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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 -45 52 £35,000 - 12
Bradford +12 49 £37,500 +2.73% 4
Halifax +2 11 £22,500 -28.57%
Wakefield +4 3 £35,000 +52.17%
Huddersfield -5 3 £27,500 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 139 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (45.45%) SQL
3 102 (38.64%) ISEB
4 100 (37.88%) Finance
4 100 (37.88%) QA
5 95 (35.98%) Test Scripting
6 74 (28.03%) ISTQB
7 65 (24.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 56 (21.21%) Automated Testing
8 56 (21.21%) Scrum
9 55 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 54 (20.45%) Software Testing
11 49 (18.56%) Selenium
12 48 (18.18%) C#
13 47 (17.80%) Data Warehouse
14 46 (17.42%) T-SQL
15 45 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 43 (16.29%) Java
16 43 (16.29%) Test Automation
17 40 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 40 (15.15%) Unit Testing
18 39 (14.77%) Regression Testing
19 38 (14.39%) SDLC
20 37 (14.02%) Microsoft
21 35 (13.26%) .NET
21 35 (13.26%) Degree
22 34 (12.88%) Manual Testing
23 33 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
24 32 (12.12%) Waterfall
25 31 (11.74%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.14%) MTS
Applications
1 20 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 47 (17.80%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.14%) MySQL
6 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) Impala
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (18.56%) Selenium
2 40 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.68%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.68%) HP UFT
4 13 (4.92%) WebDriver
5 11 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.65%) JUnit
6 7 (2.65%) NUnit
7 6 (2.27%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.27%) JMeter
8 5 (1.89%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.14%) Firebug
9 3 (1.14%) JIRA
10 2 (0.76%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.76%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.38%) Sahi
11 1 (0.38%) WATIR
General
1 100 (37.88%) Finance
2 8 (3.03%) Marketing
3 5 (1.89%) Retail
4 3 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.26%) .NET
2 20 (7.58%) XML
3 18 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 17 (6.44%) CSS
5 14 (5.30%) SOAP
6 8 (3.03%) Web Services
7 3 (1.14%) HTML
7 3 (1.14%) LAMP
8 2 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.38%) DOM
9 1 (0.38%) JSP
9 1 (0.38%) WinForms
9 1 (0.38%) RESTful
9 1 (0.38%) WCF
9 1 (0.38%) WPF
9 1 (0.38%) Dojo
9 1 (0.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.14%) User Experience
4 2 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.76%) Social Media
5 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.38%) EPoS
5 1 (0.38%) W3C
5 1 (0.38%) Online Games
5 1 (0.38%) RIA
5 1 (0.38%) Blog
5 1 (0.38%) Social Network
5 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.41%) UNIX
2 4 (1.52%) Windows
2 4 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.98%) Test Scripting
3 65 (24.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 56 (21.21%) Automated Testing
4 56 (21.21%) Scrum
5 54 (20.45%) Software Testing
6 43 (16.29%) Test Automation
7 40 (15.15%) Unit Testing
8 39 (14.77%) Regression Testing
9 38 (14.39%) SDLC
10 34 (12.88%) Manual Testing
11 33 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (12.12%) Waterfall
13 31 (11.74%) Test Management
13 31 (11.74%) Coaching
13 31 (11.74%) RUP
14 27 (10.23%) Integration Testing
15 21 (7.95%) System Integration Testing
15 21 (7.95%) Test Strategy
15 21 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (45.45%) SQL
2 48 (18.18%) C#
3 46 (17.42%) T-SQL
4 43 (16.29%) Java
5 20 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.03%) Python
6 8 (3.03%) PHP
7 5 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.89%) C++
8 4 (1.52%) Ruby
8 4 (1.52%) VBScript
9 2 (0.76%) C
9 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) Perl
10 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.38%) Scala
10 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (38.64%) ISEB
2 74 (28.03%) ISTQB
3 35 (13.26%) Degree
4 16 (6.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (37.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.68%) Oracle
3 12 (4.55%) HP
4 3 (1.14%) Citrix
5 2 (0.76%) Facebook
5 2 (0.76%) Twitter
5 2 (0.76%) Telerik
6 1 (0.38%) Lotus
6 1 (0.38%) Capita
6 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.38%) ServiceNow
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits and excellent training
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £35,000 + bonus + benefits + free pa
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago