Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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

Test Analyst
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.69% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary - - -
UK median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 455 294 155
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 91.30% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 299 218 125
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,175 £23,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £61,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Northern Ireland

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Northern Ireland

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
County Antrim - 8 - -
Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (87.50%) Legal
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Software Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Derivative

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 7 (87.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Software Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle