The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 67 89
Rank change year-on-year -34 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 84 166 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.32% 3.73% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 3.86% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 73 162 137
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3535 4306 4974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3572 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
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 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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -25 76 £35,000 - 11
Bradford -14 7 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Halifax - 2 £40,000 - 1
Test Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 148 (73.27%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (43.07%) Selenium
3 74 (36.63%) ISEB
4 65 (32.18%) SQL
5 64 (31.68%) ISTQB
6 55 (27.23%) SDLC
7 54 (26.73%) Automation Testing
8 53 (26.24%) Finance
9 49 (24.26%) Test Scripting
10 48 (23.76%) QA
11 47 (23.27%) Test Automation
12 46 (22.77%) Software Testing
13 44 (21.78%) Manual Testing
14 42 (20.79%) BDD
15 41 (20.30%) .NET
16 39 (19.31%) Test Strategy
17 38 (18.81%) SoapUI
18 36 (17.82%) Scrum
19 32 (15.84%) Automated Testing
19 32 (15.84%) JMeter
20 29 (14.36%) Coaching
21 28 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
21 28 (13.86%) User Acceptance Testing
21 28 (13.86%) Microsoft
22 27 (13.37%) E-Commerce
22 27 (13.37%) Cucumber
23 26 (12.87%) Mentoring
23 26 (12.87%) XML
23 26 (12.87%) C#
24 25 (12.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 10 (4.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) G Suite
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
1 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) HTTP
1 1 (0.50%) Internet
1 1 (0.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (43.07%) Selenium
2 38 (18.81%) SoapUI
3 32 (15.84%) JMeter
4 28 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (13.37%) Cucumber
6 22 (10.89%) JIRA
7 19 (9.41%) Jenkins
8 17 (8.42%) LoadRunner
8 17 (8.42%) WebDriver
9 13 (6.44%) Git (software)
9 13 (6.44%) Maven
10 11 (5.45%) SpecFlow
11 10 (4.95%) Visual Studio
12 7 (3.47%) FitNesse
13 4 (1.98%) HP UFT
13 4 (1.98%) Selenium IDE
14 3 (1.49%) JUnit
14 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (1.49%) WinRunner
14 3 (1.49%) YouTrack
General
1 53 (26.24%) Finance
2 6 (2.97%) Legal
3 4 (1.98%) Retail
4 3 (1.49%) Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Advertising
5 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.30%) .NET
2 26 (12.87%) XML
3 24 (11.88%) SOAP
4 17 (8.42%) Web Services
5 15 (7.43%) REST
6 10 (4.95%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.48%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.48%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.98%) WSDL
8 4 (1.98%) XSD
9 3 (1.49%) Behat
9 3 (1.49%) HTML
10 2 (0.99%) CSS
10 2 (0.99%) NumPy
10 2 (0.99%) WinForms
11 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.50%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.50%) JSON
11 1 (0.50%) OpenID
11 1 (0.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.97%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.50%) e-Health
5 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.49%) Linux
2 2 (0.99%) Unix
2 2 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (73.27%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.23%) SDLC
3 54 (26.73%) Automation Testing
4 49 (24.26%) Test Scripting
5 47 (23.27%) Test Automation
6 46 (22.77%) Software Testing
7 44 (21.78%) Manual Testing
8 42 (20.79%) BDD
9 39 (19.31%) Test Strategy
10 36 (17.82%) Scrum
11 32 (15.84%) Automated Testing
12 29 (14.36%) Coaching
13 28 (13.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (13.37%) E-Commerce
15 26 (12.87%) Mentoring
16 24 (11.88%) Test Management
17 22 (10.89%) Regression Testing
17 22 (10.89%) TDD
17 22 (10.89%) Waterfall
18 21 (10.40%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.18%) SQL
2 26 (12.87%) C#
3 21 (10.40%) Java
3 21 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.45%) Python
5 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.48%) Ruby
6 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.49%) VBScript
8 2 (0.99%) C
8 2 (0.99%) PHP
9 1 (0.50%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 74 (36.63%) ISEB
2 64 (31.68%) ISTQB
3 25 (12.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.47%) Degree
5 4 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (23.76%) QA
2 5 (2.48%) SDET
Systems Management
1 10 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.48%) Oracle
3 3 (1.49%) HP
3 3 (1.49%) Progress
3 3 (1.49%) Telerik
4 1 (0.50%) Google
4 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £250 - £300 per day
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago