The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Harrogate during the 3 months to 26 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
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 31 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 4.02% 0.57% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 0.57% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 17
Median salary £22,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 - £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.98% -2.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate. 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
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 173 174 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 99.43% 99.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 152 147 362
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Harrogate

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Harrogate

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Harrogate

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Harrogate over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Harrogate

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Harrogate region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (44.00%) QA
4 9 (36.00%) ISEB
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) VBScript
6 7 (28.00%) TestComplete
6 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
7 6 (24.00%) Gherkin
7 6 (24.00%) JIRA
7 6 (24.00%) JMeter
7 6 (24.00%) API Testing
8 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.00%) BDD
9 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 4 (16.00%) VB
9 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (16.00%) SDLC
10 3 (12.00%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (12.00%) TestLink
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) Scrum

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
1 7 (28.00%) TestComplete
2 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 6 (24.00%) JMeter
3 3 (12.00%) TestLink
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) NUnit
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.00%) YouTrack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) iPad
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (24.00%) API Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Product Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) VBScript
3 4 (16.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft