Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 83 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 15 27 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.37% 1.95% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.00% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 60
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +1.56% +16.36%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £39,750 £43,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +3.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1063 1353 1578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.62% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1118 1396
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in South Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Sheffield 0 13 £32,500 -
Doncaster - 2 £33,750 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
2 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (26.67%) System Testing
4 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Billing
4 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Capita
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) NUnit

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Billing
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
2 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) System Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Process Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Capita