The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 45 48 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.50% 2.55% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.58% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 22
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
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 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 375 387 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 93.52% 98.72% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 297 309 318
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 11 (68.75%) QA
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) ISEB
3 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) SDLC
5 5 (31.25%) API Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
5 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
5 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) V-Model
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Advertising

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) API Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
3 5 (31.25%) System Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) V-Model
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ISEB
2 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
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