The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Analyst
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.48% - 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £23,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 119 109 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 98.35% 99.09% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 99 149
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Halifax

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Halifax.

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Halifax

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) V-Model
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) V-Model
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification