Period
to 28 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

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

Test Analyst
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 212 155 110
Rank change year-on-year -57 -45 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 59 39 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.83% 1.00% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.04% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 109
10th Percentile £28,838 £27,750 £25,400
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,375 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £43,250 £42,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £51,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,686 3,752 5,907
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.69% 96.63% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,731 3,168 4,992
10th Percentile £29,900 £28,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +0.96%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Test Analyst in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Test Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Yorkshire -55 48 £35,000 +7.69% 8
East Yorkshire -8 8 £42,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire -20 3 - - 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Test Automation
3 22 (37.29%) API Testing
3 22 (37.29%) Postman
4 20 (33.90%) Test Strategy
5 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
6 18 (30.51%) Manual Testing
7 17 (28.81%) Selenium
8 15 (25.42%) SQL
9 14 (23.73%) Software Testing
10 13 (22.03%) Marketing
10 13 (22.03%) SoapUI
11 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.95%) Social Skills
12 10 (16.95%) Finance
13 9 (15.25%) Retail
13 9 (15.25%) QA
13 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (13.56%) Acceptance Criteria
14 8 (13.56%) ISTQB
14 8 (13.56%) ISEB
14 8 (13.56%) C#
15 7 (11.86%) EPoS
15 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.86%) Back Office
15 7 (11.86%) Performance Testing
15 7 (11.86%) Translating Business Requirements
16 6 (10.17%) Azure
16 6 (10.17%) SpecFlow

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (6.78%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Postman
2 17 (28.81%) Selenium
3 13 (22.03%) SoapUI
4 6 (10.17%) SpecFlow
5 4 (6.78%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.08%) JIRA
6 3 (5.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.69%) GitLab
7 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.69%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.69%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (22.03%) Marketing
2 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Social Skills
4 9 (15.25%) Retail
5 7 (11.86%) Back Office
6 4 (6.78%) Public Sector
7 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.39%) Local Government
9 1 (1.69%) Advertising
9 1 (1.69%) Games
9 1 (1.69%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) JSON
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.39%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.69%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Spring
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) EPoS
2 4 (6.78%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Test Automation
3 22 (37.29%) API Testing
4 20 (33.90%) Test Strategy
5 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
6 18 (30.51%) Manual Testing
7 14 (23.73%) Software Testing
8 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (13.56%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) Performance Testing
10 7 (11.86%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (10.17%) ETL
11 6 (10.17%) Regression Testing
12 5 (8.47%) DevOps
12 5 (8.47%) Fintech
12 5 (8.47%) SDLC
13 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
13 4 (6.78%) Defect Management
14 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) C#
3 5 (8.47%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.78%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) ISEB
1 8 (13.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle