The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 19 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.78% 2.04% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 2.13% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £22,500 £33,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 47 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 97.22% 95.92% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 108
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Manchester

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 15 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft