The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Shropshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 45 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.63% 0.94% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
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 Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 207 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.10% 97.64% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 310 170 102
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Shropshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -1 7 £31,500 -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Shropshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) HP
3 10 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (34.62%) Selenium
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Defect Management
5 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 7 (26.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) ISEB
8 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
8 5 (19.23%) SOAP
8 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
8 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
8 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
8 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
8 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (19.23%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
9 4 (15.38%) JIRA
9 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Node.js
9 4 (15.38%) BDD
9 4 (15.38%) QA
9 4 (15.38%) Scala

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
2 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
1 5 (19.23%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) Node.js
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Defect Management
3 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Scala
3 3 (11.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Serena
3 1 (3.85%) IBM