The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the York 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 20 57 36
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 38 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.16% 2.77% 6.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.30% 2.96% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Test Analyst
North 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 York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 541 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 98.66% 93.60% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 285 318 276
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in York

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in York

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in York

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.00%) QA
3 41 (58.57%) Selenium
4 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
5 36 (51.43%) Test Planning
6 35 (50.00%) Test Management
6 35 (50.00%) JIRA
7 33 (47.14%) MS Excel
8 31 (44.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
9 30 (42.86%) HP
9 30 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
9 30 (42.86%) Software Testing
10 29 (41.43%) ISEB
11 28 (40.00%) Test Automation
12 26 (37.14%) Usability Testing
12 26 (37.14%) Performance Testing
13 25 (35.71%) eggPlant
13 25 (35.71%) Test Strategy
13 25 (35.71%) Business Analysis
13 25 (35.71%) TDD
13 25 (35.71%) Management Information System
13 25 (35.71%) JMeter
14 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 13 (18.57%) SQL
16 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
16 12 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (15.71%) WSDL
17 11 (15.71%) SOAP
17 11 (15.71%) Web Services

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (47.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (58.57%) Selenium
2 35 (50.00%) JIRA
3 31 (44.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 25 (35.71%) JMeter
5 25 (35.71%) eggPlant
6 8 (11.43%) Firebug
7 6 (8.57%) SpecFlow
7 6 (8.57%) WebDriver
8 5 (7.14%) FitNesse
8 5 (7.14%) Bugzilla
8 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.43%) MSTest
General
1 4 (5.71%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Military
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) SOAP
1 11 (15.71%) Web Services
1 11 (15.71%) XML
1 11 (15.71%) XSD
1 11 (15.71%) WSDL
2 10 (14.29%) HTML
3 9 (12.86%) CSS
4 8 (11.43%) DOM
5 3 (4.29%) .NET
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.43%) Java EE
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.57%) Open Source
2 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) W3C
5 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (51.43%) Test Planning
3 35 (50.00%) Test Management
4 30 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 28 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 26 (37.14%) Usability Testing
6 26 (37.14%) Performance Testing
7 25 (35.71%) Test Strategy
7 25 (35.71%) TDD
7 25 (35.71%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.57%) Manual Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Security Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (8.57%) User Stories
10 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Web Development
11 2 (2.86%) ITIL
11 2 (2.86%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (4.29%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) ISEB
2 12 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 30 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Google
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