The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 35 24 21
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.24% 8.39% 8.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 8.44% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 16
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160 154 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 99.38% 99.35% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 154 139 162
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £62,500
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 Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Stockport

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Stockport

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stockport region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (20.00%) BDD

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Stockport, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago