Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Test Analyst
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 91 71
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 12 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.29% 1.40% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.42% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 19
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,750 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -15.38% +10.17%
10th Percentile £22,675 £20,850 £23,750
90th Percentile £36,125 £39,200 £38,900
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.94% +4.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 920 1,338 1,314
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.71% 98.53% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1,174 1,089
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Leicestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Leicestershire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Leicestershire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +27 12 £33,750 +22.73% 3
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 7 (58.33%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (58.33%) ISEB
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) QA
7 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) PHP

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

Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 7 (58.33%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft