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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 42 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 19 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.07% 1.42% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 1.46% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 6
Average salary £28,500 £31,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.80% +17.92%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
465 343 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 99.57% 97.44% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 384 212 379
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) QA
3 22 (70.97%) Selenium
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 21 (67.74%) ISEB
4 21 (67.74%) Test Management
5 20 (64.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (64.52%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (64.52%) Test Planning
5 20 (64.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 20 (64.52%) HP
6 17 (54.84%) Software Testing
7 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
7 15 (48.39%) WSDL
7 15 (48.39%) SOAP
7 15 (48.39%) Web Services
7 15 (48.39%) XML
7 15 (48.39%) XSD
7 15 (48.39%) SpecFlow
7 15 (48.39%) Cucumber
7 15 (48.39%) FitNesse
8 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
9 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Automation Testing
10 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
11 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
11 6 (19.35%) JIRA
12 5 (16.13%) Usability Testing
12 5 (16.13%) Test Automation

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Selenium
2 20 (64.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (64.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (48.39%) Cucumber
3 15 (48.39%) SpecFlow
3 15 (48.39%) FitNesse
4 6 (19.35%) JIRA
5 5 (16.13%) JMeter
5 5 (16.13%) eggPlant
6 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.23%) Firebug
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) SOAP
1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
1 15 (48.39%) XML
1 15 (48.39%) XSD
1 15 (48.39%) WSDL
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (67.74%) Test Management
3 20 (64.52%) Test Planning
4 17 (54.84%) Software Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Automation Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
7 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Usability Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.23%) System Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (74.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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