The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wigan region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 9 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 10.00% 5.88% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 6.00% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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
38 50 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 95.00% 98.04% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 71
Median salary £29,000 £34,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £18,145
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) FMCG
2 3 (42.86%) V-Model
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
1 3 (42.86%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle