The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 85 133
Rank change year-on-year -7 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 64 82 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.55% 2.86% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.92% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 38
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £24,525
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,875 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.83% -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 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 2443 2806 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.18% 97.97% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7943 10560 11748
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 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 Leeds region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 106 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (67.86%) Test Automation
3 67 (47.86%) ISEB
4 60 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 58 (41.43%) Test Scripting
6 50 (35.71%) Selenium
7 44 (31.43%) BDD
8 40 (28.57%) SQL
9 36 (25.71%) TDD
10 35 (25.00%) SDLC
11 33 (23.57%) Finance
12 32 (22.86%) QA
13 28 (20.00%) Scrum
14 25 (17.86%) C#
15 22 (15.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 21 (15.00%) Cucumber
16 21 (15.00%) Test Strategy
16 21 (15.00%) .NET
16 21 (15.00%) JIRA
17 20 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (14.29%) Software Testing
17 20 (14.29%) SoapUI
18 18 (12.86%) Manual Testing
19 17 (12.14%) Unit Testing
19 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
19 17 (12.14%) JMeter
20 16 (11.43%) SOAP
21 15 (10.71%) JavaScript
21 15 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
21 15 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (1.43%) G Suite
2 2 (1.43%) Office 365
2 2 (1.43%) Slack
3 1 (0.71%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (35.71%) Selenium
2 21 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 21 (15.00%) JIRA
3 20 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 17 (12.14%) JMeter
5 15 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 13 (9.29%) LoadRunner
8 11 (7.86%) Git (software)
8 11 (7.86%) Maven
9 8 (5.71%) WebDriver
10 7 (5.00%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.57%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.86%) Selenium IDE
12 4 (2.86%) TestComplete
12 4 (2.86%) YouTrack
13 3 (2.14%) Gatling
14 2 (1.43%) NuGet
14 2 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (23.57%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Legal
3 4 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.14%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.00%) .NET
2 16 (11.43%) SOAP
3 14 (10.00%) REST
4 11 (7.86%) XML
5 8 (5.71%) Gherkin
6 7 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.29%) Web Services
8 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.43%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.43%) JSON
8 2 (1.43%) OAuth2
8 2 (1.43%) OpenID
8 2 (1.43%) WCF
8 2 (1.43%) WinForms
8 2 (1.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.86%) Fintech
2 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.14%) Android
1 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.14%) Unix
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (67.86%) Test Automation
3 58 (41.43%) Test Scripting
4 44 (31.43%) BDD
5 36 (25.71%) TDD
6 35 (25.00%) SDLC
7 28 (20.00%) Scrum
8 21 (15.00%) Test Strategy
9 20 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 18 (12.86%) Manual Testing
11 17 (12.14%) Unit Testing
12 15 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (10.00%) Web Testing
14 13 (9.29%) Coaching
14 13 (9.29%) Functional Testing
15 12 (8.57%) Mentoring
15 12 (8.57%) Test Planning
15 12 (8.57%) User Stories
16 11 (7.86%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.57%) SQL
2 25 (17.86%) C#
3 15 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.29%) Java
5 11 (7.86%) Python
6 4 (2.86%) Ruby
6 4 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.86%) VBScript
7 3 (2.14%) PHP
8 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.71%) C
9 1 (0.71%) C++
9 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 67 (47.86%) ISEB
2 60 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 22 (15.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (22.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.86%) Oracle
3 3 (2.14%) HP
4 2 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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