The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 97 114 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 163 102 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.30% 1.92% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.04% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 147
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6830 5008 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.46% 94.35% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 3926 4407
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
England

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 1 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 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 131 £35,000 +6.06% 13
North Yorkshire -9 16 £28,500 +5.55% 1
South Yorkshire -13 15 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 191 (46.25%) QA
2 175 (42.37%) Test Scripting
3 172 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (39.47%) ISEB
5 147 (35.59%) Software Testing
6 113 (27.36%) Selenium
7 107 (25.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 107 (25.91%) SQL
8 95 (23.00%) HP Quality Center
9 85 (20.58%) Automation Testing
10 83 (20.10%) QuickTest Pro
11 82 (19.85%) Test Strategy
12 81 (19.61%) Project Management
13 75 (18.16%) Automated Testing
14 74 (17.92%) SOAP
15 69 (16.71%) XML
15 69 (16.71%) Microsoft
15 69 (16.71%) Test Management
16 68 (16.46%) E-Commerce
17 61 (14.77%) Regression Testing
18 54 (13.08%) Web Services
19 53 (12.83%) HP
20 51 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
21 49 (11.86%) .NET
22 46 (11.14%) Finance
23 43 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
23 43 (10.41%) XSD
24 42 (10.17%) WSDL
25 40 (9.69%) Business Analysis
25 40 (9.69%) Test Automation

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (0.48%) Confluence
1 2 (0.48%) WinCC
2 1 (0.24%) Apache
2 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) LAN
2 1 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 113 (27.36%) Selenium
2 83 (20.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 51 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (9.44%) Cucumber
5 36 (8.72%) FitNesse
6 31 (7.51%) SpecFlow
7 22 (5.33%) WebDriver
8 19 (4.60%) LoadRunner
9 14 (3.39%) WinRunner
10 9 (2.18%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.45%) JIRA
13 4 (0.97%) Toad
14 2 (0.48%) JUnit
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.48%) TestDirector
14 2 (0.48%) TestNG
14 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.48%) WATIR
General
1 46 (11.14%) Finance
2 6 (1.45%) Marketing
3 5 (1.21%) Banking
4 3 (0.73%) Retail
4 3 (0.73%) Games
5 2 (0.48%) Legal
5 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.92%) SOAP
2 69 (16.71%) XML
3 54 (13.08%) Web Services
4 49 (11.86%) .NET
5 43 (10.41%) XSD
6 42 (10.17%) WSDL
7 4 (0.97%) HTML
8 3 (0.73%) XSLT
8 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.73%) LAMP
9 2 (0.48%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.24%) ebXML
10 1 (0.24%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.24%) DOM
10 1 (0.24%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (1.69%) IVR
2 6 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.21%) Open Source
4 2 (0.48%) SCADA
5 1 (0.24%) Online Games
5 1 (0.24%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.24%) iSeries
5 1 (0.24%) NHS
5 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.69%) Windows
2 6 (1.45%) Linux
2 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.21%) UNIX
4 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (42.37%) Test Scripting
2 172 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (35.59%) Software Testing
4 107 (25.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 85 (20.58%) Automation Testing
6 82 (19.85%) Test Strategy
7 81 (19.61%) Project Management
8 75 (18.16%) Automated Testing
9 69 (16.71%) Test Management
10 68 (16.46%) E-Commerce
11 61 (14.77%) Regression Testing
12 43 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 40 (9.69%) Business Analysis
13 40 (9.69%) Test Automation
14 36 (8.72%) Manual Testing
15 28 (6.78%) Agile Testing
16 25 (6.05%) System Testing
17 24 (5.81%) Usability Testing
18 22 (5.33%) Non-Functional Testing
19 20 (4.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 107 (25.91%) SQL
2 15 (3.63%) Java
3 8 (1.94%) T-SQL
4 7 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.21%) VBScript
5 5 (1.21%) VB
6 4 (0.97%) C
6 4 (0.97%) C#
7 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.24%) PHP
8 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 163 (39.47%) ISEB
2 35 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (5.57%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (46.25%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 95 (23.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 53 (12.83%) HP
3 6 (1.45%) Citrix
4 5 (1.21%) Oracle
5 3 (0.73%) Capita
6 2 (0.48%) VMware
6 2 (0.48%) IBM
6 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago