The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 63 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 14 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.05% 0.80% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.83% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 5
Median salary £28,250 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -1.42%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
662 603 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.93% 96.48% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 586 523 607
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 10 £28,750 -
Stafford +5 2 £21,000 -23.63%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £27,000 -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Staffordshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) ISEB
4 6 (28.57%) QA
5 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.76%) TestComplete
9 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
9 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (4.76%) Degree
9 1 (4.76%) JIRA
9 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
9 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Relational Database

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) TestComplete
1 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
8 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ISEB
2 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle