The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 6 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 11.36% 4.81% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 4.81% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Test Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40 104 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 90.91% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 71 26
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Wigan region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Wigan

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Manual Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) HP UFT
4 7 (63.64%) System Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Selenium
5 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
6 4 (36.36%) ISEB
7 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) Mingle
8 2 (18.18%) REST
8 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
8 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (18.18%) Trello
8 2 (18.18%) Coaching
8 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
8 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) SQL

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) HP UFT
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 9 (81.82%) Manual Testing
2 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (63.64%) System Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) V-Model
6 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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