The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 58 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.21% 1.62% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.68% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 13
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £43,850 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
721 713 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.88% 96.09% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 616 589 512
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Coventry region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) ISTQB
2 13 (43.33%) QA
2 13 (43.33%) Regression Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 12 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Retail
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (33.33%) ISEB
5 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Selenium
7 8 (26.67%) Defect Management
8 7 (23.33%) Automation Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Scrum
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) JIRA
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (16.67%) User Stories
10 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (16.67%) Mercurial
10 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
11 4 (13.33%) T-SQL

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (10.00%) Ant
5 3 (10.00%) Hudson
5 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) RSpec
5 3 (10.00%) Zephyr
6 2 (6.67%) WATIR
7 1 (3.33%) Concordion
7 1 (3.33%) LoadUI
7 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) REST
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Regression Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Defect Management
7 7 (23.33%) Automation Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 5 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.67%) User Stories
10 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
11 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.00%) QA Automation
11 3 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) SAP