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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 88 116 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 201 104 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.77% 1.94% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 2.06% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 136 95 149
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 £20,000 £27,500 £23,700
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
6982 5054 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.29% 94.45% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5509 3994 4612
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +27 157 £32,500 -4.41% 13
North Yorkshire +4 26 £30,000 -7.69% 2
South Yorkshire -1 17 £30,000 +6.19% 4
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 188 (47.47%) QA
2 174 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (36.62%) Test Scripting
4 142 (35.86%) Software Testing
5 138 (34.85%) ISEB
6 114 (28.79%) Selenium
7 101 (25.51%) SQL
8 89 (22.47%) SOAP
9 86 (21.72%) HP Quality Center
10 83 (20.96%) Test Strategy
10 83 (20.96%) Project Management
11 82 (20.71%) E-Commerce
11 82 (20.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 78 (19.70%) QuickTest Pro
13 77 (19.44%) Test Management
14 74 (18.69%) Regression Testing
15 73 (18.43%) Automation Testing
16 72 (18.18%) Test Planning
17 70 (17.68%) Manual Testing
17 70 (17.68%) XML
18 66 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 60 (15.15%) Automated Testing
20 58 (14.65%) HP
20 58 (14.65%) Web Services
21 50 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
22 45 (11.36%) Finance
23 44 (11.11%) XSD
24 43 (10.86%) WSDL
25 40 (10.10%) Test Automation
25 40 (10.10%) FitNesse

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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%) IIS
1 2 (0.51%) Confluence
1 2 (0.51%) WinCC
2 1 (0.25%) Lync
2 1 (0.25%) Apache
2 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.02%) HTTP
2 1 (0.25%) LAN
2 1 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.76%) MySQL
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 114 (28.79%) Selenium
2 78 (19.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 50 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (10.10%) FitNesse
5 37 (9.34%) Cucumber
6 30 (7.58%) SpecFlow
7 21 (5.30%) WebDriver
8 17 (4.29%) LoadRunner
9 13 (3.28%) JIRA
10 11 (2.78%) SoapUI
11 10 (2.53%) WinRunner
12 8 (2.02%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.01%) JMeter
13 4 (1.01%) Git (software)
14 3 (0.76%) eggPlant
14 3 (0.76%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.76%) Toad
15 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.51%) TestDirector
15 2 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 45 (11.36%) Finance
2 9 (2.27%) Marketing
3 8 (2.02%) Retail
4 7 (1.77%) Banking
5 6 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.76%) Games
7 2 (0.51%) Legal
7 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (22.47%) SOAP
2 70 (17.68%) XML
3 58 (14.65%) Web Services
4 44 (11.11%) XSD
5 43 (10.86%) WSDL
6 39 (9.85%) .NET
7 4 (1.01%) HTML
8 3 (0.76%) LAMP
8 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.25%) CSS
9 1 (0.25%) DOM
9 1 (0.25%) XSLT
9 1 (0.25%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.25%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.52%) Open Source
1 6 (1.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.76%) IVR
4 2 (0.51%) SCADA
5 1 (0.25%) NHS
5 1 (0.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.25%) Online Games
5 1 (0.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.77%) Windows
2 6 (1.52%) Linux
3 5 (1.26%) UNIX
4 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (36.62%) Test Scripting
3 142 (35.86%) Software Testing
4 83 (20.96%) Project Management
4 83 (20.96%) Test Strategy
5 82 (20.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 82 (20.71%) E-Commerce
6 77 (19.44%) Test Management
7 74 (18.69%) Regression Testing
8 73 (18.43%) Automation Testing
9 72 (18.18%) Test Planning
10 70 (17.68%) Manual Testing
11 60 (15.15%) Automated Testing
12 40 (10.10%) Test Automation
13 39 (9.85%) Agile Testing
14 33 (8.33%) Business Analysis
15 31 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (5.56%) Scrum
17 21 (5.30%) Usability Testing
18 18 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.51%) SQL
2 25 (6.31%) Java
3 9 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.26%) VBScript
4 5 (1.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.76%) C
5 3 (0.76%) C#
5 3 (0.76%) VB
6 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 138 (34.85%) ISEB
2 38 (9.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (4.04%) Degree
4 14 (3.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (47.47%) QA
2 7 (1.77%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 86 (21.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 58 (14.65%) HP
3 8 (2.02%) Oracle
4 3 (0.76%) Capita
5 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.51%) Citrix
5 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.51%) VMware
6 1 (0.25%) IBM
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