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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 103 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 44 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.86% 1.56% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.62% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 31
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -
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
2275 1978 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.24% 96.49% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1632 1563
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 24 July 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 48 (52.75%) SQL
2 39 (42.86%) QA
3 36 (39.56%) Finance
4 32 (35.16%) Selenium
5 30 (32.97%) Software Testing
6 29 (31.87%) Manual Testing
7 28 (30.77%) Automated Testing
8 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (27.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (26.37%) Test Scripting
11 23 (25.27%) Automation Testing
12 21 (23.08%) Test Automation
13 18 (19.78%) ISEB
14 16 (17.58%) Integration Testing
15 15 (16.48%) WebDriver
16 14 (15.38%) HP UFT
17 13 (14.29%) Java
17 13 (14.29%) BDD
17 13 (14.29%) SDLC
18 12 (13.19%) Scrum
18 12 (13.19%) Regression Testing
19 11 (12.09%) Migration
19 11 (12.09%) Unix
19 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
19 11 (12.09%) ISTQB
19 11 (12.09%) Test Management
19 11 (12.09%) Defect Management
20 10 (10.99%) Functional Testing
20 10 (10.99%) Non-Functional Testing
20 10 (10.99%) Microsoft

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 (6.59%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) HTTP
1 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (35.16%) Selenium
2 15 (16.48%) WebDriver
3 14 (15.38%) HP UFT
4 9 (9.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.59%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.30%) Ant
6 3 (3.30%) JIRA
7 2 (2.20%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.10%) JUnit
8 1 (1.10%) Selenium IDE
General
1 36 (39.56%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Games
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Local Government
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (4.40%) CSS
3 4 (4.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) AS400
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Unix
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Windows 10
3 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.79%) Windows 8
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Software Testing
2 29 (31.87%) Manual Testing
3 28 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (27.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (26.37%) Test Scripting
7 23 (25.27%) Automation Testing
8 21 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 16 (17.58%) Integration Testing
10 13 (14.29%) BDD
10 13 (14.29%) SDLC
11 12 (13.19%) Regression Testing
11 12 (13.19%) Scrum
12 11 (12.09%) Defect Management
12 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
12 11 (12.09%) Migration
12 11 (12.09%) Test Management
13 10 (10.99%) Functional Testing
13 10 (10.99%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (9.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.75%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.59%) C#
4 6 (6.59%) PHP
5 4 (4.40%) C
6 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) ISEB
2 11 (12.09%) ISTQB
3 7 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) HP
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Citrix
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