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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 24 60 34
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 37 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 7.58% 1.75% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.04% 1.85% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 22
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,625 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -
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
460 433 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 94.26% 94.75% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 374 287 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £48,500
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 19 December 2014, 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 44 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 37 (66.07%) QA
3 37 (66.07%) Selenium
4 35 (62.50%) Test Planning
5 33 (58.93%) Test Management
6 31 (55.36%) HP
6 31 (55.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 31 (55.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (55.36%) HP Quality Center
7 29 (51.79%) Software Testing
8 27 (48.21%) ISEB
9 24 (42.86%) MS Excel
10 23 (41.07%) JIRA
11 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
12 20 (35.71%) Performance Testing
13 19 (33.93%) Test Strategy
14 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
14 18 (32.14%) Usability Testing
14 18 (32.14%) TDD
14 18 (32.14%) Business Analysis
14 18 (32.14%) JMeter
14 18 (32.14%) eggPlant
14 18 (32.14%) Management Information System
15 17 (30.36%) WSDL
15 17 (30.36%) SOAP
15 17 (30.36%) Web Services
15 17 (30.36%) XML
15 17 (30.36%) XSD
16 13 (23.21%) FitNesse

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (66.07%) Selenium
2 31 (55.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (55.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (41.07%) JIRA
4 18 (32.14%) JMeter
4 18 (32.14%) eggPlant
5 13 (23.21%) SpecFlow
5 13 (23.21%) Cucumber
5 13 (23.21%) FitNesse
6 4 (7.14%) Firebug
7 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.57%) Bugzilla
8 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) MSTest
9 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.57%) Military
1 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) SOAP
1 17 (30.36%) Web Services
1 17 (30.36%) XML
1 17 (30.36%) XSD
1 17 (30.36%) WSDL
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) DOM
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Test Planning
3 33 (58.93%) Test Management
4 29 (51.79%) Software Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 20 (35.71%) Performance Testing
7 19 (33.93%) Test Strategy
8 18 (32.14%) Usability Testing
8 18 (32.14%) Business Analysis
8 18 (32.14%) TDD
9 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (7.14%) User Stories
11 3 (5.36%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.36%) Security Testing
11 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
12 2 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) ISEB
2 7 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (66.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (55.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (55.36%) HP
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
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