Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 117 83
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 223 251 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.32% 2.36% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.42% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 207 226 444
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 9,350 10,377 11,711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.61% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7,880 8,844 9,785
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £61,250 £60,000
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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +8 145 £35,000 - 14
South Yorkshire +16 31 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North Yorkshire -22 24 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East Yorkshire +28 19 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 171 (76.68%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (56.50%) Test Automation
3 91 (40.81%) QA
3 91 (40.81%) Selenium
4 84 (37.67%) Manual Testing
5 61 (27.35%) Software Testing
6 60 (26.91%) Test Scripting
7 51 (22.87%) SQL
8 49 (21.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 46 (20.63%) Integration Testing
9 46 (20.63%) JIRA
10 40 (17.94%) SoapUI
11 38 (17.04%) ISTQB
11 38 (17.04%) C#
12 36 (16.14%) System Integration Testing
13 33 (14.80%) ISEB
14 32 (14.35%) Java
15 31 (13.90%) Scrum
16 30 (13.45%) BDD
16 30 (13.45%) Functional Testing
17 29 (13.00%) Finance
17 29 (13.00%) .NET
18 28 (12.56%) API Testing
19 26 (11.66%) TDD
20 25 (11.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 22 (9.87%) Mobile App
22 20 (8.97%) JavaScript
23 19 (8.52%) SQL Server
23 19 (8.52%) Test Strategy
24 18 (8.07%) Waterfall

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 3 (1.35%) Confluence
2 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (0.90%) BrowserStack
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.69%) QlikView
3 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 91 (40.81%) Selenium
2 46 (20.63%) JIRA
3 40 (17.94%) SoapUI
4 18 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (7.62%) WebDriver
6 15 (6.73%) Cucumber
6 15 (6.73%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.48%) JMeter
7 10 (4.48%) Subversion
8 9 (4.04%) HP UFT
8 9 (4.04%) LoadRunner
8 9 (4.04%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.59%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.35%) Zephyr
11 2 (0.90%) Appium
11 2 (0.90%) Maven
11 2 (0.90%) NUnit
11 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (13.00%) Finance
2 11 (4.93%) Retail
3 10 (4.48%) Marketing
4 5 (2.24%) Games
5 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) German Language
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.00%) .NET
2 12 (5.38%) SOAP
3 7 (3.14%) XML
4 6 (2.69%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.35%) Web Services
6 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.90%) REST
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.45%) COM
7 1 (0.45%) CSS
7 1 (0.45%) HTML
7 1 (0.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.87%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.59%) User Experience
5 6 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.69%) IVR
6 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.45%) Life Science
8 1 (0.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.35%) Android
1 3 (1.35%) Linux
2 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (76.68%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (56.50%) Test Automation
3 84 (37.67%) Manual Testing
4 61 (27.35%) Software Testing
5 60 (26.91%) Test Scripting
6 49 (21.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 46 (20.63%) Integration Testing
8 36 (16.14%) System Integration Testing
9 31 (13.90%) Scrum
10 30 (13.45%) BDD
10 30 (13.45%) Functional Testing
11 28 (12.56%) API Testing
12 26 (11.66%) TDD
13 25 (11.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 19 (8.52%) Test Strategy
15 18 (8.07%) Waterfall
16 17 (7.62%) Non-Functional Testing
16 17 (7.62%) Regression Testing
17 16 (7.17%) Test Management
18 15 (6.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.87%) SQL
2 38 (17.04%) C#
3 32 (14.35%) Java
4 20 (8.97%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.45%) Groovy
6 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (17.04%) ISTQB
2 33 (14.80%) ISEB
3 12 (5.38%) Degree
4 8 (3.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (40.81%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) GDPR
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 17 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.38%) HP
3 9 (4.04%) Google
4 8 (3.59%) Perforce
5 4 (1.79%) Tableau
5 4 (1.79%) Twitter
6 3 (1.35%) Capita
7 2 (0.90%) JDA
7 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.45%) SAP