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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 57 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.96% 2.98% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 3.08% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 1
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £34,858 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -

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
504 681 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.55% 96.73% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 401 577 544
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 18 (81.82%) QA
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Retail
4 12 (54.55%) Regression Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 8 (36.36%) User Stories
5 8 (36.36%) Exploratory Testing
6 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) SDLC
8 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
8 5 (22.73%) JIRA
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 5 (22.73%) ISEB
9 4 (18.18%) Selenium
9 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) SOAP
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
9 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
9 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 4 (18.18%) System Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Confluence

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 (13.64%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
1 3 (13.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Cognos Query Studio
1 2 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Zephyr
4 2 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 2 (9.09%) Hudson
4 2 (9.09%) JMeter
4 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
4 2 (9.09%) RSpec
4 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.55%) Concordion
5 1 (4.55%) WATIR
General
1 13 (59.09%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 2 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Regression Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Exploratory Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 8 (36.36%) User Stories
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) System Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Use Case
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
8 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 2 (9.09%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) ISEB
2 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (81.82%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP