Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 144 83
Rank change year-on-year -7 -61 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 153 188 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.82% 1.96% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 2.01% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 129 167 359
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £46,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.04% +1.43% -

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 8,136 9,355 10,921
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.54% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,672 7,850 9,183
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -3 110 £35,000 - 26
North Yorkshire -2 24 £30,750 -3.91% 2
South Yorkshire -8 16 £30,000 -20.00% 7
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 102 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (53.59%) Test Automation
3 58 (37.91%) Selenium
4 46 (30.07%) Functional Testing
5 39 (25.49%) Software Testing
5 39 (25.49%) Java
6 37 (24.18%) C#
7 31 (20.26%) QA
8 26 (16.99%) Manual Testing
9 23 (15.03%) JIRA
9 23 (15.03%) SDLC
9 23 (15.03%) BDD
10 22 (14.38%) Cucumber
10 22 (14.38%) ISTQB
11 20 (13.07%) Test Scripting
12 19 (12.42%) Waterfall
12 19 (12.42%) Test Strategy
12 19 (12.42%) Non-Functional Testing
13 17 (11.11%) SQL
13 17 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 17 (11.11%) Marketing
14 16 (10.46%) Regression Testing
15 15 (9.80%) ISEB
15 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
15 15 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (9.80%) Gherkin
15 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (9.15%) API Testing
16 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
16 14 (9.15%) Finance

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 2 (1.31%) Confluence
2 1 (0.65%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.31%) G Suite
2 2 (1.31%) Office 365
2 2 (1.31%) Slack
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (37.91%) Selenium
2 23 (15.03%) JIRA
3 22 (14.38%) Cucumber
4 13 (8.50%) SoapUI
5 10 (6.54%) JMeter
6 9 (5.88%) WebDriver
7 8 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (4.58%) LoadRunner
9 6 (3.92%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.61%) Ranorex
10 4 (2.61%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.31%) Gatling
12 2 (1.31%) HP UFT
12 2 (1.31%) Maven
12 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.31%) Zephyr
13 1 (0.65%) Appium
13 1 (0.65%) JUnit
General
1 17 (11.11%) Marketing
2 14 (9.15%) Finance
3 5 (3.27%) Retail
4 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.31%) Back Office
5 2 (1.31%) Games
5 2 (1.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.80%) Gherkin
2 13 (8.50%) .NET
3 6 (3.92%) SOAP
3 6 (3.92%) Web Services
4 4 (2.61%) CSS
4 4 (2.61%) HTML
4 4 (2.61%) XML
5 3 (1.96%) Spring
6 2 (1.31%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.31%) Behat
6 2 (1.31%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.31%) jQuery
7 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.65%) COM
7 1 (0.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.23%) IVR
4 7 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.61%) User Experience
6 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.65%) Life Science
7 1 (0.65%) Online Games
7 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.96%) Android
2 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.31%) Linux
2 2 (1.31%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (53.59%) Test Automation
3 46 (30.07%) Functional Testing
4 39 (25.49%) Software Testing
5 26 (16.99%) Manual Testing
6 23 (15.03%) BDD
6 23 (15.03%) SDLC
7 20 (13.07%) Test Scripting
8 19 (12.42%) Non-Functional Testing
8 19 (12.42%) Test Strategy
8 19 (12.42%) Waterfall
9 17 (11.11%) Integration Testing
10 16 (10.46%) Regression Testing
11 15 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (9.15%) API Testing
12 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
13 13 (8.50%) DevOps
14 12 (7.84%) Coaching
15 11 (7.19%) Scenario Testing
16 10 (6.54%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.49%) Java
2 37 (24.18%) C#
3 17 (11.11%) SQL
4 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.19%) Python
6 7 (4.58%) Ruby
7 3 (1.96%) PHP
8 2 (1.31%) C
8 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) Groovy
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) ISTQB
2 15 (9.80%) ISEB
3 7 (4.58%) Degree
4 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (20.26%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (4.58%) Google
2 6 (3.92%) HP
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.31%) SAP
4 2 (1.31%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.31%) Tableau
4 2 (1.31%) Twitter