The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 49 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.47% 1.20% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 1.26% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Average salary £30,250 £32,500 £31,416
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% +3.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 477 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.71% 95.59% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 499 360 455
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (67.65%) ISEB
2 21 (61.76%) Test Scripting
3 18 (52.94%) UNIX
3 18 (52.94%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 15 (44.12%) HTML
6 13 (38.24%) Oracle
7 12 (35.29%) Java
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 9 (26.47%) Web Services
8 9 (26.47%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
10 7 (20.59%) System Testing
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.65%) VB
12 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
13 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
13 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
13 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
13 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
13 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
14 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
15 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
15 2 (5.88%) Degree

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.88%) Selenium
1 2 (5.88%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 9 (26.47%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.94%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) UNIX
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Test Scripting
2 17 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 7 (20.59%) System Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
10 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Use Case
10 1 (2.94%) Release Management
10 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Capita