The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 60 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 302 243 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.06% 3.33% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 3.48% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 268 212 155
Average salary £33,250 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7264 6977 5554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.58% 95.51% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5882 5500 4433
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -20 149 £35,000 +7.69% 12
North Yorkshire +66 79 £30,000 -14.28% 6
South Yorkshire +39 65 £33,500 +11.66% 5
East Yorkshire +3 6 £32,000 +18.51%
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 297 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (41.37%) Test Scripting
3 209 (38.78%) QA
4 206 (38.22%) ISEB
5 181 (33.58%) SQL
6 165 (30.61%) Software Testing
7 139 (25.79%) Automated Testing
8 133 (24.68%) Selenium
9 118 (21.89%) Manual Testing
10 116 (21.52%) Finance
11 107 (19.85%) Test Automation
12 101 (18.74%) Microsoft
13 93 (17.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 93 (17.25%) ISTQB
14 86 (15.96%) Java
15 81 (15.03%) Regression Testing
16 73 (13.54%) QuickTest Pro
17 67 (12.43%) Test Planning
18 66 (12.24%) Test Management
19 65 (12.06%) MS Excel
20 63 (11.69%) Performance Testing
21 60 (11.13%) Test Strategy
22 59 (10.95%) Integration Testing
22 59 (10.95%) SQL Server
22 59 (10.95%) Scrum
23 58 (10.76%) Automation Testing
24 56 (10.39%) Functional Testing
24 56 (10.39%) HP
25 55 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
26 53 (9.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (1.11%) WebLogic
1 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.19%) MTS
Applications
1 65 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Project
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.19%) VoIP
2 1 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.11%) NonStop SQL
5 6 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.56%) MySQL
8 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.19%) Big Data
9 1 (0.19%) Impala
Development Applications
1 133 (24.68%) Selenium
2 73 (13.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 52 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (9.46%) JIRA
5 40 (7.42%) WebDriver
6 33 (6.12%) JUnit
7 28 (5.19%) JMeter
8 26 (4.82%) Visual Studio
9 22 (4.08%) Cucumber
9 22 (4.08%) eggPlant
10 19 (3.53%) NUnit
11 17 (3.15%) SoapUI
12 12 (2.23%) Subversion
12 12 (2.23%) Firebug
12 12 (2.23%) Git (software)
13 9 (1.67%) WATIR
14 8 (1.48%) FitNesse
15 5 (0.93%) Bugzilla
15 5 (0.93%) Toad
16 4 (0.74%) Ranorex
General
1 116 (21.52%) Finance
2 16 (2.97%) Retail
3 8 (1.48%) Banking
4 4 (0.74%) Legal
4 4 (0.74%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.37%) Military
6 2 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.28%) .NET
2 31 (5.75%) Web Services
3 28 (5.19%) SOAP
4 27 (5.01%) XML
5 26 (4.82%) HTML
6 19 (3.53%) CSS
6 19 (3.53%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.86%) ASP.NET
7 10 (1.86%) DOM
8 8 (1.48%) WSDL
8 8 (1.48%) XSD
9 5 (0.93%) Gherkin
10 4 (0.74%) HTML5
11 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.56%) Middleware
12 1 (0.19%) Java EE
12 1 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.60%) User Experience
5 8 (1.48%) Open Source
6 6 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.74%) W3C
8 2 (0.37%) EMV
8 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.19%) IVR
9 1 (0.19%) LIMS
9 1 (0.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.68%) UNIX
2 32 (5.94%) Windows
3 7 (1.30%) Linux
4 4 (0.74%) Android
4 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (41.37%) Test Scripting
3 165 (30.61%) Software Testing
4 139 (25.79%) Automated Testing
5 118 (21.89%) Manual Testing
6 107 (19.85%) Test Automation
7 93 (17.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 81 (15.03%) Regression Testing
9 67 (12.43%) Test Planning
10 66 (12.24%) Test Management
11 63 (11.69%) Performance Testing
12 60 (11.13%) Test Strategy
13 59 (10.95%) Integration Testing
13 59 (10.95%) Scrum
14 58 (10.76%) Automation Testing
15 56 (10.39%) Functional Testing
16 48 (8.91%) TDD
17 45 (8.35%) Unit Testing
18 37 (6.86%) Non-Functional Testing
19 34 (6.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 181 (33.58%) SQL
2 86 (15.96%) Java
3 36 (6.68%) C#
4 33 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 32 (5.94%) JavaScript
6 16 (2.97%) VBScript
7 12 (2.23%) VB
8 10 (1.86%) Ruby
9 4 (0.74%) Python
10 3 (0.56%) C++
10 3 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.56%) C
11 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.19%) Scala
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) Perl
12 1 (0.19%) PHP
12 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 206 (38.22%) ISEB
2 93 (17.25%) ISTQB
3 53 (9.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 48 (8.91%) Degree
5 6 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (38.78%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 55 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (18.74%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.39%) HP
3 39 (7.24%) Oracle
4 6 (1.11%) ATG
5 5 (0.93%) VMware
5 5 (0.93%) SAP
6 4 (0.74%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.74%) VocaLink
7 3 (0.56%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.56%) Citrix
8 2 (0.37%) Google
9 1 (0.19%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.19%) Avaya
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, pension,
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago