The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 44 31 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.72% 4.90% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 5.09% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,150 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
276 275 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.17% 96.15% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 216 218 183
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle