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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 65 97 69
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 265 188 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.78% 2.89% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 3.02% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 237 153 181
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
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
6799 6215 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.00% 95.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5662 4866 4823
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 134 £35,000 +11.11% 12
North Yorkshire +65 85 £30,000 -14.28% 4
South Yorkshire +21 46 £32,500 +23.80% 6
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 301 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (45.29%) QA
3 199 (39.02%) Test Scripting
4 182 (35.69%) ISEB
5 163 (31.96%) Software Testing
6 155 (30.39%) SQL
7 125 (24.51%) Manual Testing
8 123 (24.12%) Selenium
9 118 (23.14%) Automated Testing
10 101 (19.80%) Finance
11 97 (19.02%) Microsoft
12 94 (18.43%) Test Planning
13 86 (16.86%) Regression Testing
14 78 (15.29%) Test Automation
15 73 (14.31%) Test Strategy
15 73 (14.31%) Automation Testing
16 72 (14.12%) User Acceptance Testing
17 71 (13.92%) QuickTest Pro
18 69 (13.53%) Test Management
19 66 (12.94%) HP Quality Center
19 66 (12.94%) HP
20 62 (12.16%) Java
21 61 (11.96%) SOAP
21 61 (11.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 57 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
22 57 (11.18%) ISTQB
22 57 (11.18%) XML
23 56 (10.98%) JIRA
24 51 (10.00%) Web Services
24 51 (10.00%) .NET

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (1.18%) WebLogic
1 6 (1.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.20%) Confluence
3 1 (0.20%) Lync
3 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS Project
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.16%) HTTP
2 1 (0.20%) VoIP
2 1 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.18%) NonStop SQL
5 6 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 123 (24.12%) Selenium
2 71 (13.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 57 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (10.98%) JIRA
5 30 (5.88%) FitNesse
6 29 (5.69%) JMeter
6 29 (5.69%) WebDriver
7 27 (5.29%) SoapUI
7 27 (5.29%) JUnit
8 24 (4.71%) eggPlant
9 22 (4.31%) Visual Studio
10 21 (4.12%) Cucumber
11 19 (3.73%) Git (software)
12 18 (3.53%) Subversion
13 14 (2.75%) SpecFlow
14 13 (2.55%) NUnit
15 9 (1.76%) WATIR
16 8 (1.57%) Firebug
16 8 (1.57%) LoadRunner
17 5 (0.98%) Bugzilla
General
1 101 (19.80%) Finance
2 27 (5.29%) Retail
3 19 (3.73%) Banking
4 12 (2.35%) Retail Banking
5 4 (0.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.39%) Military
6 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.96%) SOAP
2 57 (11.18%) XML
3 51 (10.00%) Web Services
3 51 (10.00%) .NET
4 24 (4.71%) XSD
4 24 (4.71%) WSDL
5 22 (4.31%) CSS
6 18 (3.53%) .NET Framework
7 17 (3.33%) HTML
8 15 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.57%) DOM
10 4 (0.78%) HTML5
11 3 (0.59%) Gherkin
11 3 (0.59%) Middleware
11 3 (0.59%) LAMP
12 1 (0.20%) ebXML
12 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.75%) User Experience
4 9 (1.76%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.57%) Open Source
6 5 (0.98%) Algorithms
7 4 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.39%) W3C
9 1 (0.20%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.20%) LIMS
9 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.12%) UNIX
2 17 (3.33%) Windows
3 5 (0.98%) Linux
4 4 (0.78%) Android
4 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (39.02%) Test Scripting
3 163 (31.96%) Software Testing
4 125 (24.51%) Manual Testing
5 118 (23.14%) Automated Testing
6 94 (18.43%) Test Planning
7 86 (16.86%) Regression Testing
8 78 (15.29%) Test Automation
9 73 (14.31%) Test Strategy
9 73 (14.31%) Automation Testing
10 72 (14.12%) User Acceptance Testing
11 69 (13.53%) Test Management
12 49 (9.61%) Functional Testing
12 49 (9.61%) Scrum
13 45 (8.82%) TDD
14 44 (8.63%) Integration Testing
14 44 (8.63%) Performance Testing
15 43 (8.43%) E-Commerce
16 37 (7.25%) Project Management
16 37 (7.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (30.39%) SQL
2 62 (12.16%) Java
3 30 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 23 (4.51%) JavaScript
5 20 (3.92%) C#
6 9 (1.76%) Ruby
7 5 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.78%) VBScript
9 3 (0.59%) VB
9 3 (0.59%) C
10 2 (0.39%) C++
11 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 182 (35.69%) ISEB
2 61 (11.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 57 (11.18%) ISTQB
4 42 (8.24%) Degree
5 7 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (45.29%) QA
2 5 (0.98%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 66 (12.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.94%) HP
3 21 (4.12%) Oracle
4 6 (1.18%) ATG
5 4 (0.78%) VocaLink
6 3 (0.59%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.20%) VMware
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.20%) Avaya
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 19 days ago