The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 23 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 51 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.30% 0.75% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.77% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -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 Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 355 389 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.21% 97.74% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 264 314 296
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Liverpool

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Liverpool

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

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

1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) QA
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) System Testing
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) API Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
4 6 (54.55%) SoapUI
4 6 (54.55%) Gherkin
4 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) V-Model
8 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
8 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
8 1 (9.09%) C#
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Ruby
8 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
2 6 (54.55%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 7 (63.64%) System Testing
3 6 (54.55%) API Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) V-Model
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
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