The median annual salary for a Software Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
Rank 159 172 166
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.33% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 23
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2527 3193 3600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.73% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2616 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in Leeds

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Software Test Analyst in Leeds

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Software 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 Leeds region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 3 (50.00%) WSDL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Behat
3 2 (33.33%) ATDD
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) WSDL
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) Behat
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) ATDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago