The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 41 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.30% - 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% - 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

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 154 170 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 100.00% 94.97% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 138 137 105
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) V-Model
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) V-Model
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification