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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 25 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 7.51% 2.74% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.63% 2.85% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 12
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
367 526 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 98.39% 96.16% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 311 310 258
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 24 April 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 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (55.07%) Selenium
3 33 (47.83%) Software Testing
4 32 (46.38%) QA
5 30 (43.48%) Test Management
6 29 (42.03%) JIRA
7 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 27 (39.13%) Performance Testing
8 26 (37.68%) ISEB
8 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
9 25 (36.23%) SQL
10 22 (31.88%) Test Planning
11 21 (30.43%) Test Automation
11 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
12 20 (28.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (27.54%) Usability Testing
13 19 (27.54%) HP Quality Center
14 18 (26.09%) Test Strategy
14 18 (26.09%) eggPlant
14 18 (26.09%) HTML
14 18 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
14 18 (26.09%) HP
14 18 (26.09%) Business Analysis
14 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
14 18 (26.09%) TDD
14 18 (26.09%) JMeter
15 17 (24.64%) CSS
16 16 (23.19%) Firebug
16 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
16 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (55.07%) Selenium
2 29 (42.03%) JIRA
3 20 (28.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (26.09%) JMeter
4 18 (26.09%) eggPlant
5 16 (23.19%) Firebug
6 8 (11.59%) WebDriver
7 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.25%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.45%) MSTest
9 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) CSS
3 11 (15.94%) .NET
4 9 (13.04%) DOM
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.80%) WSDL
6 4 (5.80%) SOAP
6 4 (5.80%) Web Services
6 4 (5.80%) XML
6 4 (5.80%) XSD
7 1 (1.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) N-Tier
3 6 (8.70%) Open Source
3 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) Software Testing
3 30 (43.48%) Test Management
4 27 (39.13%) Performance Testing
5 22 (31.88%) Test Planning
6 21 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 19 (27.54%) Usability Testing
8 18 (26.09%) Test Strategy
8 18 (26.09%) Business Analysis
8 18 (26.09%) TDD
9 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
9 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing
10 13 (18.84%) Security Testing
11 12 (17.39%) Automated Testing
12 8 (11.59%) MVC
13 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 6 (8.70%) User Stories
14 4 (5.80%) Non-Functional Testing
15 3 (4.35%) Automation Testing
15 3 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 11 (15.94%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) ISEB
2 13 (18.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (46.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (27.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) HP
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Google
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