The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 76 80
Rank change year-on-year -43 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 121 193 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.27% 3.44% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 3.52% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 104 181 197
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,073
% change year-on-year +2.83% -1.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5213 5479 6662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.70% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4369 4626 5480
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -22 79 £35,000 +7.69% 9
North Yorkshire -16 27 £32,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -6 13 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Yorkshire -25 4 £23,750 -25.78% 1
Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 186 (70.72%) Test Automation
2 174 (66.16%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (42.59%) Test Scripting
4 105 (39.92%) ISEB
5 98 (37.26%) ISTQB
6 87 (33.08%) Selenium
7 66 (25.10%) BDD
8 64 (24.33%) SDLC
9 63 (23.95%) SQL
10 60 (22.81%) Manual Testing
11 57 (21.67%) QA
12 56 (21.29%) TDD
13 54 (20.53%) Software Testing
14 51 (19.39%) Finance
15 46 (17.49%) C#
15 46 (17.49%) .NET
16 42 (15.97%) JIRA
17 41 (15.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 41 (15.59%) Scrum
18 38 (14.45%) Waterfall
19 35 (13.31%) Test Strategy
19 35 (13.31%) Java
20 34 (12.93%) Microsoft
21 32 (12.17%) SoapUI
22 31 (11.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 31 (11.79%) SQL Server
23 30 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (11.03%) JavaScript
24 29 (11.03%) SOAP
25 27 (10.27%) JMeter

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 (1.52%) Confluence
1 4 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.80%) SaaS
2 2 (0.76%) G Suite
2 2 (0.76%) Office 365
2 2 (0.76%) Slack
3 1 (0.38%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.52%) MySQL
5 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 87 (33.08%) Selenium
2 42 (15.97%) JIRA
3 32 (12.17%) SoapUI
4 27 (10.27%) JMeter
5 22 (8.37%) Cucumber
6 21 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (6.84%) Jenkins
8 15 (5.70%) SpecFlow
8 15 (5.70%) WebDriver
9 14 (5.32%) TestComplete
10 13 (4.94%) LoadRunner
11 11 (4.18%) Git (software)
11 11 (4.18%) Maven
12 9 (3.42%) Visual Studio
13 8 (3.04%) YouTrack
14 7 (2.66%) Bugzilla
14 7 (2.66%) HP UFT
14 7 (2.66%) Toad
15 4 (1.52%) Rational Functional Tester
15 4 (1.52%) SilkTest
General
1 51 (19.39%) Finance
2 8 (3.04%) Banking
2 8 (3.04%) Legal
3 5 (1.90%) Billing
3 5 (1.90%) Retail
4 2 (0.76%) Games
4 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Law
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.49%) .NET
2 29 (11.03%) SOAP
3 22 (8.37%) Gherkin
4 19 (7.22%) XML
5 16 (6.08%) REST
6 12 (4.56%) Web Services
7 9 (3.42%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.28%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.90%) Behat
9 5 (1.90%) WinForms
10 4 (1.52%) HTML
10 4 (1.52%) XBRL
11 3 (1.14%) WPF
12 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.76%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.76%) JSON
12 2 (0.76%) LAMP
12 2 (0.76%) OAuth2
12 2 (0.76%) OpenID
12 2 (0.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.08%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.28%) Smartphone
4 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.52%) Fintech
5 3 (1.14%) iPad
6 2 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.38%) Kindle
7 1 (0.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.32%) Unix
2 9 (3.42%) Android
2 9 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.66%) Linux
4 5 (1.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (70.72%) Test Automation
2 174 (66.16%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (42.59%) Test Scripting
4 66 (25.10%) BDD
5 64 (24.33%) SDLC
6 60 (22.81%) Manual Testing
7 56 (21.29%) TDD
8 54 (20.53%) Software Testing
9 41 (15.59%) Scrum
9 41 (15.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 38 (14.45%) Waterfall
11 35 (13.31%) Test Strategy
12 30 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (10.27%) Functional Testing
14 26 (9.89%) Defect Management
15 23 (8.75%) System Testing
16 22 (8.37%) Exploratory Testing
16 22 (8.37%) Test Planning
16 22 (8.37%) Unit Testing
17 21 (7.98%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (23.95%) SQL
2 46 (17.49%) C#
3 35 (13.31%) Java
4 29 (11.03%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.32%) VBScript
6 11 (4.18%) Python
7 10 (3.80%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.28%) VB
9 5 (1.90%) Ruby
10 4 (1.52%) PHP
11 2 (0.76%) Groovy
11 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) C++
12 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 105 (39.92%) ISEB
2 98 (37.26%) ISTQB
3 31 (11.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (4.56%) Degree
5 7 (2.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (21.67%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.80%) Oracle
3 4 (1.52%) SAP
4 3 (1.14%) HP
5 2 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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