Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 106 87
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 243 289 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.34% 2.73% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.79% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 209 267 458
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 10,125 10,365 12,113
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.74% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8,625 8,953 10,082
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Yorkshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -17 154 £35,000 - 14
North Yorkshire -26 37 £35,000 +2.94% 2
South Yorkshire +7 27 £32,500 -7.14% 3
East Yorkshire +14 21 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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.

1 185 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (59.26%) Test Automation
3 95 (39.09%) QA
4 91 (37.45%) Manual Testing
5 87 (35.80%) Software Testing
6 86 (35.39%) Selenium
7 79 (32.51%) Test Scripting
8 58 (23.87%) SQL
9 57 (23.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 55 (22.63%) ISEB
11 53 (21.81%) JIRA
12 47 (19.34%) ISTQB
13 41 (16.87%) SoapUI
14 37 (15.23%) BDD
14 37 (15.23%) Integration Testing
14 37 (15.23%) Scrum
14 37 (15.23%) Finance
15 36 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
16 33 (13.58%) Functional Testing
16 33 (13.58%) .NET
16 33 (13.58%) TDD
17 32 (13.17%) Waterfall
18 25 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 24 (9.88%) Non-Functional Testing
19 24 (9.88%) Mobile App
19 24 (9.88%) Test Strategy
19 24 (9.88%) API Testing
20 22 (9.05%) Scenario Testing
20 22 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
20 22 (9.05%) WebDriver

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.65%) Confluence
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.82%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (0.82%) BrowserStack
2 2 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.41%) G Suite
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) 3G
1 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.47%) QlikView
3 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 86 (35.39%) Selenium
2 53 (21.81%) JIRA
3 41 (16.87%) SoapUI
4 22 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (9.05%) WebDriver
5 18 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 15 (6.17%) Subversion
7 13 (5.35%) Bugzilla
8 11 (4.53%) Cucumber
8 11 (4.53%) JMeter
9 10 (4.12%) LoadRunner
10 8 (3.29%) HP UFT
11 6 (2.47%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.23%) NUnit
12 3 (1.23%) Zephyr
13 2 (0.82%) Maven
13 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.82%) TestComplete
13 2 (0.82%) WebLOAD
General
1 37 (15.23%) Finance
2 17 (7.00%) Retail
3 7 (2.88%) Marketing
4 5 (2.06%) Games
5 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Local Government
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.58%) .NET
2 11 (4.53%) SOAP
3 9 (3.70%) XML
4 5 (2.06%) Gherkin
5 4 (1.65%) HTML
6 3 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.82%) REST
8 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.41%) CSS
8 1 (0.41%) RESTful
8 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.88%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.29%) User Experience
3 6 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.06%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.41%) IVR
6 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.41%) Linux
1 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (59.26%) Test Automation
3 91 (37.45%) Manual Testing
4 87 (35.80%) Software Testing
5 79 (32.51%) Test Scripting
6 57 (23.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (15.23%) BDD
7 37 (15.23%) Integration Testing
7 37 (15.23%) Scrum
8 36 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
9 33 (13.58%) Functional Testing
9 33 (13.58%) TDD
10 32 (13.17%) Waterfall
11 25 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 24 (9.88%) API Testing
12 24 (9.88%) Non-Functional Testing
12 24 (9.88%) Test Strategy
13 22 (9.05%) Scenario Testing
14 19 (7.82%) Test Management
15 18 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.87%) SQL
2 20 (8.23%) C#
3 16 (6.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.94%) Java
5 3 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) Perl
6 1 (0.41%) Python
6 1 (0.41%) Ruby
6 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (22.63%) ISEB
2 47 (19.34%) ISTQB
3 16 (6.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (4.12%) Degree
5 7 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (39.09%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
1 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.23%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.82%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.00%) HP
3 13 (5.35%) Perforce
4 9 (3.70%) Google
5 7 (2.88%) Twitter
6 5 (2.06%) JDA
7 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.41%) Capita
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau