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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 73 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.14% 2.52% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 2.67% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 10
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
667 487 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.08% 94.38% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 554 378 541
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Telematics
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle