The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 47 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.50% 0.31% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 0.32% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 14
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +41.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £37,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 367 317 437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.09% 99.06% 99.77%
Number of salaries quoted 324 252 373
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Leicester

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Leicester region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) ISEB
2 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
3 9 (33.33%) QA
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Retail
4 8 (29.63%) Straight-Through Processing
5 7 (25.93%) Selenium
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
8 2 (7.41%) Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) JIRA
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Law
8 2 (7.41%) CMS
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.41%) Test Planning

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Hybris
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Calabash
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Straight-Through Processing
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Kanban
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) ISEB
2 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) hybris
1 1 (3.70%) SAP