Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 92
Rank change year-on-year +13 +24 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 44 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.69% 3.00% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.05% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 26
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +13.21% -11.67%
10th Percentile £30,750 £16,000 £20,625
90th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £33,045
% change year-on-year +20.69% -12.24% +3.26%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1160 1375 1405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 97.32% 98.28% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1137 1168
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 23 July 2017. 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 +24 22 £35,000 - 1
Loughborough - 6 £35,000 - 1
Test Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Leicestershire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (65.91%) Test Automation
2 28 (63.64%) QA
2 28 (63.64%) Selenium
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) Regression Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Virtual Team
4 13 (29.55%) ISEB
5 11 (25.00%) Retail
6 10 (22.73%) Scrum
7 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 8 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (18.18%) Straight-Through Processing
8 6 (13.64%) Kanban
8 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
8 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.64%) OO
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) C#
9 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.09%) Test Planning
10 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 3 (6.82%) Change Management
11 3 (6.82%) Finance
11 3 (6.82%) CMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) VLAN
1 2 (4.55%) VPN
1 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 28 (63.64%) Selenium
2 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Virtual Team
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Test Automation
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 14 (31.82%) Regression Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Straight-Through Processing
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Kanban
5 6 (13.64%) OO
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
9 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.55%) Time Management
9 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) ISEB
2 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (63.64%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) hybris
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
Loughborough
The Access group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 25 days ago