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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 64 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 254 240 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.60% 3.21% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.34% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 219 195 111
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
6849 7175 5432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.15% 96.00% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5518 5722 4294
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 -18 140 £35,000 +2.94% 8
North Yorkshire +47 51 £30,000 +5.26% 4
South Yorkshire +25 51 £35,000 +21.73% 2
East Yorkshire +10 10 £32,000 +18.51%
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 282 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (40.53%) Test Scripting
3 204 (38.64%) ISEB
4 192 (36.36%) QA
5 183 (34.66%) SQL
6 164 (31.06%) Software Testing
7 145 (27.46%) Selenium
8 144 (27.27%) Automated Testing
9 123 (23.30%) Finance
10 108 (20.45%) Test Automation
11 101 (19.13%) ISTQB
12 100 (18.94%) Manual Testing
13 99 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 92 (17.42%) Microsoft
15 90 (17.05%) Java
16 78 (14.77%) QuickTest Pro
17 72 (13.64%) Regression Testing
18 71 (13.45%) Test Management
19 65 (12.31%) Performance Testing
20 59 (11.17%) Scrum
21 57 (10.80%) MS Excel
22 56 (10.61%) Integration Testing
22 56 (10.61%) Test Planning
23 55 (10.42%) HP
23 55 (10.42%) SQL Server
24 53 (10.04%) C#
24 53 (10.04%) Test Strategy
25 52 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
25 52 (9.85%) Automation Testing
26 50 (9.47%) .NET

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (1.14%) WebLogic
2 5 (0.95%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.57%) IIS
3 3 (0.57%) MTS
4 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 57 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.41%) MS Office
3 5 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.76%) MS Project
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) VoIP
1 1 (0.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.14%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.57%) MySQL
9 1 (0.19%) Impala
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.19%) Big Data
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 145 (27.46%) Selenium
2 78 (14.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 52 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 41 (7.77%) JIRA
6 26 (4.92%) JUnit
7 23 (4.36%) Visual Studio
8 20 (3.79%) JMeter
9 18 (3.41%) Firebug
9 18 (3.41%) NUnit
10 17 (3.22%) Cucumber
11 16 (3.03%) eggPlant
12 14 (2.65%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.33%) Toad
14 5 (0.95%) Bugzilla
15 4 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.76%) Ranorex
16 3 (0.57%) Concordion
16 3 (0.57%) Git (software)
16 3 (0.57%) FitNesse
General
1 123 (23.30%) Finance
2 17 (3.22%) Retail
3 7 (1.33%) Banking
4 5 (0.95%) Legal
5 4 (0.76%) Marketing
6 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.47%) .NET
2 29 (5.49%) HTML
3 27 (5.11%) Web Services
4 23 (4.36%) CSS
5 22 (4.17%) SOAP
6 21 (3.98%) XML
7 18 (3.41%) .NET Framework
8 14 (2.65%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.89%) DOM
10 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.57%) XSD
11 3 (0.57%) WSDL
11 3 (0.57%) Middleware
12 2 (0.38%) Gherkin
13 1 (0.19%) HTML5
13 1 (0.19%) RESTful
13 1 (0.19%) Java EE
13 1 (0.19%) JSP
13 1 (0.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.22%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.08%) User Experience
5 8 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.33%) Open Source
6 7 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.76%) W3C
8 3 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.38%) IVR
9 2 (0.38%) EMV
9 2 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.19%) Social Media
10 1 (0.19%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.19%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.63%) UNIX
2 26 (4.92%) Windows
3 9 (1.70%) Linux
4 4 (0.76%) Android
4 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (40.53%) Test Scripting
3 164 (31.06%) Software Testing
4 144 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 108 (20.45%) Test Automation
6 100 (18.94%) Manual Testing
7 99 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 72 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 71 (13.45%) Test Management
10 65 (12.31%) Performance Testing
11 59 (11.17%) Scrum
12 56 (10.61%) Integration Testing
12 56 (10.61%) Test Planning
13 53 (10.04%) Test Strategy
14 52 (9.85%) Automation Testing
15 47 (8.90%) Unit Testing
16 45 (8.52%) Functional Testing
17 39 (7.39%) Waterfall
18 37 (7.01%) Mentoring
19 35 (6.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 183 (34.66%) SQL
2 90 (17.05%) Java
3 53 (10.04%) C#
4 38 (7.20%) JavaScript
5 33 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.36%) VBScript
7 17 (3.22%) VB
8 5 (0.95%) Ruby
8 5 (0.95%) Python
9 3 (0.57%) C++
10 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.38%) PHP
10 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.19%) Scala
11 1 (0.19%) Perl
11 1 (0.19%) C
Qualifications
1 204 (38.64%) ISEB
2 101 (19.13%) ISTQB
3 48 (9.09%) Degree
4 47 (8.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (0.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (9.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (17.42%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.42%) HP
3 44 (8.33%) Oracle
4 6 (1.14%) VMware
5 5 (0.95%) SAP
5 5 (0.95%) ATG
6 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.76%) VocaLink
7 3 (0.57%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.57%) Citrix
8 2 (0.38%) Google
8 2 (0.38%) Facebook
8 2 (0.38%) Twitter
9 1 (0.19%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.19%) Verint
9 1 (0.19%) Avaya
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
York
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
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