The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 33 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.42% 1.72% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.81% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
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
236 277 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.16% 95.19% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 220 214 215
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,265 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Solihull

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) QA
2 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
6 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Selenium
7 4 (23.53%) TestDirector
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 3 (17.65%) Billing
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (17.65%) Robot Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Time Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) TestDirector
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
6 3 (17.65%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA