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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 106 118 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 158 100 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.24% 1.89% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 2.00% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105 93 145
Average salary £33,000 £30,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.19% +5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,164 £38,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -1.51%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6809 4992 5304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.47% 94.46% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5423 3914 4340
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +16 130 £35,000 +11.11% 12
North Yorkshire -7 16 £28,500 -5.00% 4
South Yorkshire -11 12 £27,500 -5.17% 4
Test Analyst
England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 196 (46.89%) QA
2 180 (43.06%) Test Scripting
3 174 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (39.23%) ISEB
5 146 (34.93%) Software Testing
6 115 (27.51%) Selenium
7 111 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 106 (25.36%) SQL
9 97 (23.21%) HP Quality Center
10 84 (20.10%) QuickTest Pro
11 83 (19.86%) Automation Testing
12 81 (19.38%) Test Strategy
12 81 (19.38%) Automated Testing
12 81 (19.38%) Project Management
13 70 (16.75%) Microsoft
14 69 (16.51%) SOAP
15 68 (16.27%) Test Management
16 67 (16.03%) XML
17 64 (15.31%) E-Commerce
17 64 (15.31%) Regression Testing
18 52 (12.44%) HP
18 52 (12.44%) .NET
18 52 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
19 51 (12.20%) Web Services
20 47 (11.24%) Finance
21 44 (10.53%) Business Analysis
22 43 (10.29%) Test Automation
23 42 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
24 41 (9.81%) XSD
25 40 (9.57%) WSDL

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (0.72%) Apache
2 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.48%) Confluence
2 2 (0.48%) WinCC
3 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) LAN
2 1 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.72%) MySQL
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 115 (27.51%) Selenium
2 84 (20.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 52 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (9.33%) Cucumber
5 34 (8.13%) FitNesse
6 31 (7.42%) SpecFlow
7 23 (5.50%) WebDriver
8 20 (4.78%) LoadRunner
9 15 (3.59%) WinRunner
10 8 (1.91%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.67%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.44%) Toad
13 5 (1.20%) JIRA
14 2 (0.48%) TestDirector
14 2 (0.48%) JUnit
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.48%) WATIR
14 2 (0.48%) TestNG
14 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (11.24%) Finance
2 5 (1.20%) Marketing
3 4 (0.96%) Banking
4 3 (0.72%) Games
5 2 (0.48%) Legal
5 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.24%) Advertising
6 1 (0.24%) Retail
6 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.51%) SOAP
2 67 (16.03%) XML
3 52 (12.44%) .NET
4 51 (12.20%) Web Services
5 41 (9.81%) XSD
6 40 (9.57%) WSDL
7 6 (1.44%) HTML
8 4 (0.96%) XSLT
8 4 (0.96%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.48%) LAMP
11 1 (0.24%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.24%) ebXML
11 1 (0.24%) CSS
11 1 (0.24%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (1.91%) IVR
2 7 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.20%) Open Source
3 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.48%) SCADA
5 1 (0.24%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.24%) NHS
5 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.24%) Online Games
5 1 (0.24%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.15%) Windows
2 8 (1.91%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.67%) Linux
4 6 (1.44%) UNIX
5 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (43.06%) Test Scripting
2 174 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (34.93%) Software Testing
4 111 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 83 (19.86%) Automation Testing
6 81 (19.38%) Test Strategy
6 81 (19.38%) Automated Testing
6 81 (19.38%) Project Management
7 68 (16.27%) Test Management
8 64 (15.31%) Regression Testing
8 64 (15.31%) E-Commerce
9 44 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 43 (10.29%) Test Automation
11 42 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (9.09%) Manual Testing
13 26 (6.22%) System Testing
14 25 (5.98%) Agile Testing
14 25 (5.98%) Non-Functional Testing
15 24 (5.74%) Usability Testing
16 22 (5.26%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (25.36%) SQL
2 16 (3.83%) Java
3 8 (1.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.91%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.20%) VBScript
4 5 (1.20%) VB
4 5 (1.20%) C
4 5 (1.20%) C#
5 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.24%) VB6
6 1 (0.24%) PHP
6 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 164 (39.23%) ISEB
2 35 (8.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 27 (6.46%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (46.89%) QA
2 5 (1.20%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 97 (23.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 52 (12.44%) HP
3 7 (1.67%) Citrix
3 7 (1.67%) Oracle
4 4 (0.96%) VMware
5 3 (0.72%) Capita
6 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.48%) JBoss
6 2 (0.48%) IBM
6 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago