The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Solihull region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 22 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.94% 0.45% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.03% 0.49% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 3
Median salary £31,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +4.61%
UK excluding London median salary £34,715 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
249 205 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 98.81% 91.52% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 225 175 245
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £66,500
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 Solihull

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Solihull

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 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 Solihull region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Scrum
2 21 (84.00%) QA
2 21 (84.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) Banking
4 13 (52.00%) Robot Framework
4 13 (52.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Workflow
6 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (32.00%) Workflow Management
6 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Functional Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) System Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Smoke Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
10 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Release Management
10 2 (8.00%) Mentoring

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Robot Framework
2 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Scrum
2 21 (84.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Automation Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Regression Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Workflow
5 8 (32.00%) Workflow Management
6 7 (28.00%) Functional Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Smoke Testing
7 6 (24.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (84.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft