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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank - 25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 3.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
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
298 231 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.69% 93.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 249 148 87
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £63,299
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) HP
2 9 (47.37%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (47.37%) Defect Management
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) Scala
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 3 (15.79%) VB
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) ISEB

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 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Defect Management
2 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Scala
3 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Serena
3 1 (5.26%) IBM