Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Test Analyst
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 75 146
Rank change year-on-year -32 +71 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 122 190 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.47% 3.54% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 3.61% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 105 206 119
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,400 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,500 £45,625 £40,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4794 5258 6801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.08% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 4534 5469
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Leeds

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Leeds

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leeds region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 94 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (71.31%) Test Automation
3 47 (38.52%) Selenium
4 38 (31.15%) QA
4 38 (31.15%) ISTQB
5 37 (30.33%) SQL
6 34 (27.87%) Test Scripting
7 33 (27.05%) ISEB
8 31 (25.41%) Scrum
8 31 (25.41%) Finance
9 27 (22.13%) SDLC
10 24 (19.67%) Software Testing
10 24 (19.67%) TDD
10 24 (19.67%) BDD
10 24 (19.67%) Functional Testing
11 23 (18.85%) Java
11 23 (18.85%) .NET
12 21 (17.21%) Black-Box Testing
13 20 (16.39%) Cucumber
13 20 (16.39%) XML
14 17 (13.93%) Test Management
15 16 (13.11%) Performance Testing
16 15 (12.30%) C++
16 15 (12.30%) HTML
16 15 (12.30%) Kanban
17 14 (11.48%) Jenkins
17 14 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 13 (10.66%) Security Testing
18 13 (10.66%) JIRA
18 13 (10.66%) C#

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) G Suite
2 3 (2.46%) Office 365
2 3 (2.46%) Slack
3 1 (0.82%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.82%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 47 (38.52%) Selenium
2 20 (16.39%) Cucumber
3 14 (11.48%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.66%) JIRA
5 12 (9.84%) SoapUI
6 9 (7.38%) JMeter
7 7 (5.74%) Selenium IDE
7 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.92%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
9 5 (4.10%) Maven
10 3 (2.46%) Appium
10 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.46%) Buildbot
10 3 (2.46%) Ranorex
10 3 (2.46%) WATIR
10 3 (2.46%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.64%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (25.41%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Legal
3 5 (4.10%) Marketing
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Billing
5 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.85%) .NET
2 20 (16.39%) XML
3 15 (12.30%) HTML
4 5 (4.10%) REST
4 5 (4.10%) SOAP
5 3 (2.46%) CSS
5 3 (2.46%) NumPy
6 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.64%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.10%) Fintech
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.82%) IVR
6 1 (0.82%) NHS
6 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.38%) Android
1 9 (7.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (71.31%) Test Automation
3 34 (27.87%) Test Scripting
4 31 (25.41%) Scrum
5 27 (22.13%) SDLC
6 24 (19.67%) BDD
6 24 (19.67%) Functional Testing
6 24 (19.67%) Software Testing
6 24 (19.67%) TDD
7 21 (17.21%) Black-Box Testing
8 17 (13.93%) Test Management
9 16 (13.11%) Performance Testing
10 15 (12.30%) Kanban
11 13 (10.66%) Security Testing
12 12 (9.84%) Integration Testing
12 12 (9.84%) Test Strategy
13 11 (9.02%) API Testing
13 11 (9.02%) DevOps
13 11 (9.02%) Non-Functional Testing
13 11 (9.02%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.33%) SQL
2 23 (18.85%) Java
3 15 (12.30%) C++
4 13 (10.66%) C#
5 6 (4.92%) Python
6 4 (3.28%) Ruby
7 3 (2.46%) C
7 3 (2.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.46%) PHP
7 3 (2.46%) Scala
8 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) ISTQB
2 33 (27.05%) ISEB
3 14 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.46%) Degree
4 3 (2.46%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (31.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.10%) Google
1 5 (4.10%) HP
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.64%) Twitter
3 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow