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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 86 120 76
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 197 101 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.74% 1.91% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.02% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 130 92 150
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £23,725
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
6930 5000 5568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.29% 94.41% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5459 3942 4569
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +13 157 £32,500 -4.41% 12
North Yorkshire +3 23 £28,500 -12.30% 2
South Yorkshire -9 16 £28,750 -0.86% 4
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 184 (46.94%) QA
2 171 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 140 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 138 (35.20%) ISEB
6 110 (28.06%) Selenium
7 101 (25.77%) SQL
8 89 (22.70%) SOAP
9 87 (22.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 85 (21.68%) HP Quality Center
11 83 (21.17%) Project Management
12 81 (20.66%) E-Commerce
12 81 (20.66%) Test Strategy
13 76 (19.39%) Automation Testing
13 76 (19.39%) Test Management
13 76 (19.39%) QuickTest Pro
14 75 (19.13%) Regression Testing
15 71 (18.11%) XML
16 65 (16.58%) Microsoft
17 59 (15.05%) Web Services
18 58 (14.80%) Automated Testing
19 56 (14.29%) HP
20 49 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
21 44 (11.22%) XSD
21 44 (11.22%) Finance
22 43 (10.97%) WSDL
23 40 (10.20%) .NET
23 40 (10.20%) Manual Testing
24 39 (9.95%) Test Automation
24 39 (9.95%) Agile Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (0.51%) Confluence
1 2 (0.51%) WinCC
1 2 (0.51%) IIS
2 1 (0.26%) Apache
2 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.26%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (0.26%) LAN
2 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.51%) MySQL
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 110 (28.06%) Selenium
2 76 (19.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 49 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (9.69%) FitNesse
5 37 (9.44%) Cucumber
6 30 (7.65%) SpecFlow
7 20 (5.10%) WebDriver
8 17 (4.34%) LoadRunner
9 11 (2.81%) JIRA
9 11 (2.81%) SoapUI
10 10 (2.55%) WinRunner
11 8 (2.04%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.77%) Toad
12 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.77%) JMeter
12 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.51%) WATIR
13 2 (0.51%) TestNG
13 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.51%) eggPlant
General
1 44 (11.22%) Finance
2 9 (2.30%) Marketing
3 6 (1.53%) Banking
3 6 (1.53%) Retail
4 5 (1.28%) Retail Banking
5 3 (0.77%) Games
6 2 (0.51%) Legal
6 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (22.70%) SOAP
2 71 (18.11%) XML
3 59 (15.05%) Web Services
4 44 (11.22%) XSD
5 43 (10.97%) WSDL
6 40 (10.20%) .NET
7 4 (1.02%) HTML
8 3 (0.77%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.77%) LAMP
9 1 (0.26%) DOM
9 1 (0.26%) XSLT
9 1 (0.26%) CSS
9 1 (0.26%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.26%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.53%) Open Source
1 6 (1.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (0.77%) IVR
2 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.51%) SCADA
3 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.26%) NHS
4 1 (0.26%) iSeries
4 1 (0.26%) Online Games
4 1 (0.26%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.79%) Windows
2 6 (1.53%) Linux
3 5 (1.28%) UNIX
4 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 140 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 87 (22.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 83 (21.17%) Project Management
6 81 (20.66%) E-Commerce
6 81 (20.66%) Test Strategy
7 76 (19.39%) Automation Testing
7 76 (19.39%) Test Management
8 75 (19.13%) Regression Testing
9 58 (14.80%) Automated Testing
10 40 (10.20%) Manual Testing
11 39 (9.95%) Test Automation
11 39 (9.95%) Agile Testing
12 34 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (7.91%) Business Analysis
14 20 (5.10%) Usability Testing
14 20 (5.10%) Scrum
15 18 (4.59%) System Testing
16 17 (4.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.77%) SQL
2 23 (5.87%) Java
3 9 (2.30%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.28%) VBScript
4 5 (1.28%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.77%) C
5 3 (0.77%) C#
5 3 (0.77%) VB
6 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 138 (35.20%) ISEB
2 36 (9.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (3.57%) Degree
3 14 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (46.94%) QA
2 7 (1.79%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 85 (21.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.29%) HP
3 6 (1.53%) Oracle
4 3 (0.77%) Capita
5 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.51%) VMware
5 2 (0.51%) Citrix
5 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.26%) IBM
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