The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 47 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.36% 1.09% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.15% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 13
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 608 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.66% 94.56% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 436 547 344
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% +0.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Analyst
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (56.52%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) ISEB
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
7 6 (26.09%) UNIX
8 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
9 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
10 3 (13.04%) System Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (8.70%) VB
11 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (8.70%) JIRA
11 2 (8.70%) QA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
3 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) System Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) User Stories
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft