The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Midlands region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 22 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.56% 0.97% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 1.11% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £36,250 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.97% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £38,350 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -
Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 180 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 100.00% 86.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 141 85
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in the Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Midlands region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) JProfiler
3 3 (30.00%) V-Model
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (30.00%) V-Model
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft