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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 23 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.90% 3.89% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 4.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 0
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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 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
219 274 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.81% 96.82% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 171 219 164
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 Solihull region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
2 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) ISEB
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
5 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) System Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Trayport
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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