The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 44 56
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 2 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.65% 3.12% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 3.17% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £39,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £42,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.44% -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 Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 300 315 470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 98.04% 98.13% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 254 263 379
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Billing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft