The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 87 94
Rank change year-on-year -24 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 80 119 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.28% 3.07% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 3.13% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 102
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3416 3808 4505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.09% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3229 3609
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -11 65 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Bradford -35 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Ilkley +1 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Halifax - 3 £40,000 -
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 117 (71.34%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (68.90%) Test Automation
3 78 (47.56%) ISEB
4 68 (41.46%) ISTQB
4 68 (41.46%) Test Scripting
5 54 (32.93%) Selenium
6 47 (28.66%) BDD
7 44 (26.83%) SDLC
8 41 (25.00%) SQL
9 38 (23.17%) TDD
10 34 (20.73%) QA
10 34 (20.73%) Finance
11 31 (18.90%) Manual Testing
12 30 (18.29%) .NET
13 29 (17.68%) C#
14 28 (17.07%) Scrum
15 26 (15.85%) Software Testing
16 25 (15.24%) SoapUI
17 23 (14.02%) Test Strategy
17 23 (14.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (12.80%) Cucumber
19 21 (12.80%) JIRA
20 20 (12.20%) JavaScript
21 19 (11.59%) SOAP
22 18 (10.98%) Microsoft
22 18 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
22 18 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
23 17 (10.37%) Jenkins
23 17 (10.37%) Web Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.10%) SaaS
2 2 (1.22%) G Suite
2 2 (1.22%) Office 365
2 2 (1.22%) Slack
3 1 (0.61%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (32.93%) Selenium
2 25 (15.24%) SoapUI
3 21 (12.80%) Cucumber
3 21 (12.80%) JIRA
4 18 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (10.37%) Jenkins
5 17 (10.37%) JMeter
6 13 (7.93%) LoadRunner
7 11 (6.71%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.71%) Maven
8 8 (4.88%) WebDriver
9 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.05%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.44%) Ranorex
11 4 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (2.44%) TestComplete
11 4 (2.44%) YouTrack
12 3 (1.83%) Gatling
13 2 (1.22%) NuGet
13 2 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (20.73%) Finance
2 6 (3.66%) Legal
3 4 (2.44%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Banking
4 3 (1.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.29%) .NET
2 19 (11.59%) SOAP
3 14 (8.54%) REST
3 14 (8.54%) XML
4 8 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.88%) Gherkin
5 7 (4.27%) Web Services
6 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.05%) WinForms
8 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.22%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.22%) JSON
8 2 (1.22%) OAuth2
8 2 (1.22%) OpenID
8 2 (1.22%) WCF
8 2 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.44%) Fintech
2 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.44%) Windows
2 3 (1.83%) Android
2 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.83%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (71.34%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (68.90%) Test Automation
3 68 (41.46%) Test Scripting
4 47 (28.66%) BDD
5 44 (26.83%) SDLC
6 38 (23.17%) TDD
7 31 (18.90%) Manual Testing
8 28 (17.07%) Scrum
9 26 (15.85%) Software Testing
10 23 (14.02%) Test Strategy
11 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (10.37%) E-Commerce
13 17 (10.37%) Unit Testing
13 17 (10.37%) Web Testing
14 14 (8.54%) Black-Box Testing
14 14 (8.54%) Coaching
14 14 (8.54%) Exploratory Testing
15 13 (7.93%) Test Planning
15 13 (7.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.00%) SQL
2 29 (17.68%) C#
3 20 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.76%) Java
5 11 (6.71%) Python
6 4 (2.44%) Ruby
6 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.44%) VBScript
7 3 (1.83%) PHP
8 2 (1.22%) Groovy
8 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 78 (47.56%) ISEB
2 68 (41.46%) ISTQB
3 23 (14.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle
3 3 (1.83%) HP
4 2 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 47.5k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago