The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 92 86 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 46 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.08% 2.44% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.50% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 24
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Test Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2136 1840 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.43% 97.41% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1543 1940
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (47.31%) Test Scripting
2 42 (45.16%) SDLC
3 41 (44.09%) ISEB
4 39 (41.94%) QA
5 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (36.56%) ISTQB
7 31 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 28 (30.11%) SQL
9 27 (29.03%) Selenium
10 26 (27.96%) Finance
11 22 (23.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (22.58%) Software Testing
12 21 (22.58%) Cucumber
12 21 (22.58%) Automation Testing
13 19 (20.43%) HP UFT
14 18 (19.35%) System Testing
15 17 (18.28%) Wealth Management
15 17 (18.28%) Functional Testing
16 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
16 15 (16.13%) Manual Testing
17 14 (15.05%) Regression Testing
18 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
19 12 (12.90%) C
19 12 (12.90%) JIRA
20 10 (10.75%) Oracle
20 10 (10.75%) CRM
20 10 (10.75%) WebDriver
20 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
21 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
22 8 (8.60%) V-Model

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) HTTP
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (29.03%) Selenium
2 21 (22.58%) Cucumber
3 19 (20.43%) HP UFT
4 12 (12.90%) JIRA
5 10 (10.75%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.53%) Robot Framework
6 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.08%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.08%) JMeter
8 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) HTML
1 6 (6.45%) J2EE
2 4 (4.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.08%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (1.08%) RESTful
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Driving Licence
2 5 (5.38%) User Experience
3 3 (3.23%) Fintech
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) AS400
4 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.08%) EPoS
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.08%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Unix
3 3 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Test Scripting
2 42 (45.16%) SDLC
3 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 22 (23.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (22.58%) Automation Testing
6 21 (22.58%) Software Testing
7 18 (19.35%) System Testing
8 17 (18.28%) Functional Testing
8 17 (18.28%) Wealth Management
9 15 (16.13%) Manual Testing
9 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
10 14 (15.05%) Regression Testing
11 10 (10.75%) CRM
11 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.60%) V-Model
14 7 (7.53%) BDD
14 7 (7.53%) Integration Testing
15 6 (6.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.11%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.90%) C
4 7 (7.53%) C++
4 7 (7.53%) Java
4 7 (7.53%) Python
5 4 (4.30%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) Ruby
6 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (44.09%) ISEB
2 34 (36.56%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (41.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.30%) HP
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