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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 101 104 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 39 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.66% 1.68% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.72% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
2255 1975 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.24% 97.48% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1632 1606
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,979 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 43 (47.25%) SQL
2 39 (42.86%) Finance
3 37 (40.66%) QA
4 30 (32.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (31.87%) Selenium
5 29 (31.87%) Software Testing
5 29 (31.87%) Manual Testing
6 28 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 21 (23.08%) Automation Testing
9 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
10 17 (18.68%) Integration Testing
11 16 (17.58%) ISEB
12 14 (15.38%) Defect Management
12 14 (15.38%) HP UFT
12 14 (15.38%) Scrum
12 14 (15.38%) WebDriver
13 13 (14.29%) BDD
13 13 (14.29%) Test Management
13 13 (14.29%) .NET
14 12 (13.19%) Java
14 12 (13.19%) Migration
14 12 (13.19%) ISTQB
15 11 (12.09%) Non-Functional Testing
15 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
15 11 (12.09%) SDLC
16 10 (10.99%) Unix
16 10 (10.99%) Windows
16 10 (10.99%) Functional Testing

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 7 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) HTTP
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (31.87%) Selenium
2 14 (15.38%) HP UFT
2 14 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 9 (9.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.30%) Ant
6 2 (2.20%) JIRA
7 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.10%) JUnit
7 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Games
2 5 (5.49%) Local Government
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (5.49%) HTML
3 4 (4.40%) CSS
4 3 (3.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) AS400
3 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Unix
1 10 (10.99%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Windows 10
2 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
2 8 (8.79%) Windows 8
2 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) User Acceptance Testing
2 29 (31.87%) Manual Testing
2 29 (31.87%) Software Testing
3 28 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 21 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
7 17 (18.68%) Integration Testing
8 14 (15.38%) Defect Management
8 14 (15.38%) Scrum
9 13 (14.29%) BDD
9 13 (14.29%) Test Management
10 12 (13.19%) Migration
11 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
11 11 (12.09%) Non-Functional Testing
11 11 (12.09%) SDLC
12 10 (10.99%) Functional Testing
13 9 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (9.89%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.25%) SQL
2 12 (13.19%) Java
3 9 (9.89%) C#
3 9 (9.89%) PHP
4 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.20%) C
6 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) ISEB
2 12 (13.19%) ISTQB
3 10 (10.99%) Degree
4 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (40.66%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) HP
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Citrix
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