Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Analyst
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 47 59
Rank change year-on-year -18 +12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 1.34% 3.66% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 3.70% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 44 21
York median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% -3.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,633
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -1.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
York
Permanent vacancies in York with a recognized job title 659 621 557
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 98.73% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 518 500 483
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,975 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,250 £62,250
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings that featured Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in York.

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 20 November 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 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Selenium
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) JMeter
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (11.11%) BDD

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) HP