The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 23 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 69 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.11% 1.98% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.05% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Average salary £35,000 £29,875 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.15% -9.46%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
690 635 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.70% 96.95% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 559 546 438
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cannock +5 4 £33,750 +20.80%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 4 £35,000 +5.26%
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (10.00%) MSTest
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 4 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft