The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 3 months to 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 36 52
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 3.55% 7.26% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 7.46% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 11
Median salary £32,000 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,073
% change year-on-year +2.83% -1.68%  

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 356 362 343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 97.27% 97.31% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 297 298 299
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

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

1 28 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 18 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 16 (47.06%) Manual Testing
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (41.18%) Defect Management
6 13 (38.24%) Selenium
7 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
7 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 9 (26.47%) JIRA
8 9 (26.47%) Scenario Testing
9 8 (23.53%) BDD
9 8 (23.53%) TDD
10 7 (20.59%) Bugzilla
10 7 (20.59%) Scrum
10 7 (20.59%) Unix
10 7 (20.59%) Toad
10 7 (20.59%) Kanban
10 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Smartphone
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
11 6 (17.65%) System Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Android
11 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
11 6 (17.65%) SoapUI

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) JIRA
3 7 (20.59%) Bugzilla
3 7 (20.59%) Toad
4 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.94%) JMeter
6 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
1 6 (17.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 6 (17.65%) Android
2 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 18 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 16 (47.06%) Manual Testing
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) Defect Management
5 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
7 9 (26.47%) Scenario Testing
8 8 (23.53%) BDD
8 8 (23.53%) TDD
9 7 (20.59%) Kanban
9 7 (20.59%) Scrum
10 6 (17.65%) Data Management
10 6 (17.65%) Information Security
10 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
10 6 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (17.65%) System Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 6 (17.65%) ISEB
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle