Period
to 27 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

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

Test Analyst
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 59 76
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.28% 1.37% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.39% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Warrington median annual salary £24,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -5.88% +39.34%
10th Percentile £21,047 £34,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £36,900 £43,750 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 435 505 581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.09% 98.63% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 344 372 478
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £29,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £61,250
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +16.88%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Warrington

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Warrington

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Warrington over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (50.00%) Postman
4 5 (50.00%) Confluence
4 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 4 (40.00%) API Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (30.00%) TestRail
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (10.00%) System Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Postman
1 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (30.00%) TestRail
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) API Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA