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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 53 84 61
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 300 224 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.10% 3.25% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 3.42% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 266 193 175
Average salary £33,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
7148 6551 5517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 95.14% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5073 4482
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 February 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 February 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 -1 155 £35,000 +11.11% 21
North Yorkshire +60 82 £30,000 -14.28% 12
South Yorkshire +28 57 £32,500 +8.33% 6
East Yorkshire +3 4 £32,000 +18.51%
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (41.87%) QA
3 220 (41.12%) Test Scripting
4 202 (37.76%) ISEB
5 176 (32.90%) SQL
6 160 (29.91%) Software Testing
7 131 (24.49%) Automated Testing
7 131 (24.49%) Selenium
8 128 (23.93%) Manual Testing
9 119 (22.24%) Finance
10 103 (19.25%) Microsoft
11 97 (18.13%) Test Automation
12 87 (16.26%) Regression Testing
13 81 (15.14%) User Acceptance Testing
14 80 (14.95%) ISTQB
15 79 (14.77%) Test Planning
15 79 (14.77%) Java
16 73 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
17 66 (12.34%) Test Strategy
18 64 (11.96%) Test Management
19 63 (11.78%) HP Quality Center
19 63 (11.78%) Automation Testing
20 62 (11.59%) MS Excel
21 61 (11.40%) HP
22 60 (11.21%) SQL Server
22 60 (11.21%) Functional Testing
22 60 (11.21%) Performance Testing
23 59 (11.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 58 (10.84%) Scrum
25 57 (10.65%) Integration Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.12%) WebLogic
1 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.19%) IIS
2 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 62 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.99%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Project
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.19%) VoIP
2 1 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.12%) NonStop SQL
4 6 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.75%) MySQL
5 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.19%) Big Data
8 1 (0.19%) Impala
Development Applications
1 131 (24.49%) Selenium
2 73 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 56 (10.47%) JIRA
4 54 (10.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (6.36%) JMeter
6 33 (6.17%) JUnit
6 33 (6.17%) WebDriver
7 27 (5.05%) eggPlant
8 22 (4.11%) Cucumber
8 22 (4.11%) Visual Studio
9 21 (3.93%) SoapUI
10 18 (3.36%) NUnit
11 17 (3.18%) Subversion
11 17 (3.18%) Git (software)
12 16 (2.99%) FitNesse
13 10 (1.87%) WATIR
14 8 (1.50%) Firebug
15 7 (1.31%) LoadRunner
15 7 (1.31%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.93%) Bugzilla
General
1 119 (22.24%) Finance
2 24 (4.49%) Retail
3 14 (2.62%) Banking
4 7 (1.31%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.37%) Legal
6 2 (0.37%) Military
7 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.19%) Marketing
7 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (9.91%) .NET
2 39 (7.29%) XML
3 36 (6.73%) Web Services
4 34 (6.36%) SOAP
5 22 (4.11%) CSS
6 19 (3.55%) .NET Framework
7 18 (3.36%) HTML
8 15 (2.80%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.24%) XSD
9 12 (2.24%) WSDL
10 8 (1.50%) DOM
11 5 (0.93%) Gherkin
12 4 (0.75%) HTML5
13 3 (0.56%) Middleware
14 1 (0.19%) LAMP
14 1 (0.19%) ebXML
14 1 (0.19%) Java EE
14 1 (0.19%) RESTful
14 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.62%) User Experience
4 10 (1.87%) Open Source
4 10 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.37%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.37%) EMV
6 2 (0.37%) W3C
7 1 (0.19%) LIMS
7 1 (0.19%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.19%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.79%) UNIX
2 26 (4.86%) Windows
3 5 (0.93%) Linux
4 4 (0.75%) Android
4 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (41.12%) Test Scripting
3 160 (29.91%) Software Testing
4 131 (24.49%) Automated Testing
5 128 (23.93%) Manual Testing
6 97 (18.13%) Test Automation
7 87 (16.26%) Regression Testing
8 81 (15.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 79 (14.77%) Test Planning
10 66 (12.34%) Test Strategy
11 64 (11.96%) Test Management
12 63 (11.78%) Automation Testing
13 60 (11.21%) Functional Testing
13 60 (11.21%) Performance Testing
14 58 (10.84%) Scrum
15 57 (10.65%) Integration Testing
16 53 (9.91%) TDD
17 41 (7.66%) Unit Testing
18 38 (7.10%) Non-Functional Testing
19 35 (6.54%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 176 (32.90%) SQL
2 79 (14.77%) Java
3 37 (6.92%) T-SQL
4 31 (5.79%) C#
5 29 (5.42%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.06%) Ruby
7 8 (1.50%) VBScript
8 7 (1.31%) VB
9 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.56%) Python
10 3 (0.56%) C++
10 3 (0.56%) C
11 1 (0.19%) Scala
11 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.19%) PHP
11 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 202 (37.76%) ISEB
2 80 (14.95%) ISTQB
3 59 (11.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 43 (8.04%) Degree
5 11 (2.06%) VCP4
6 7 (1.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (41.87%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (11.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 61 (11.40%) HP
3 33 (6.17%) Oracle
4 6 (1.12%) ATG
5 4 (0.75%) VocaLink
6 3 (0.56%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.56%) SAP
7 2 (0.37%) VMware
7 2 (0.37%) Citrix
7 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.19%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.19%) Avaya
8 1 (0.19%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £27,500+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 13.5% Pens, Hols, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago