The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in York 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
Rank 29 17 24
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 22 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 6.63% 10.87% 9.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.92% 10.93% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 20
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £32,500
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 York. 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
York
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 318 421 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 95.78% 99.53% 99.73%
Number of salaries quoted 267 368 295
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 York

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in York

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in York

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in York over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in York

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

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 York region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (45.00%) Manual Testing
2 16 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 16 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
5 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.00%) Selenium
8 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (20.00%) Java
10 7 (17.50%) ISEB
10 7 (17.50%) CRM
11 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (15.00%) BDD
11 6 (15.00%) TDD
12 5 (12.50%) .NET
12 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
12 5 (12.50%) Degree
13 4 (10.00%) FitNesse
13 4 (10.00%) C#
13 4 (10.00%) JMeter
13 4 (10.00%) Ruby
13 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
14 3 (7.50%) SDET
14 3 (7.50%) SDLC

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.00%) FitNesse
3 4 (10.00%) JMeter
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.50%) Capybara
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Toad
5 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (45.00%) Manual Testing
2 16 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 16 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.50%) CRM
7 6 (15.00%) BDD
7 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (7.50%) SDLC
10 2 (5.00%) High Availability
10 2 (5.00%) Test Management
11 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
1 3 (7.50%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
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