The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 12 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.45% - 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.45% - 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £32,250
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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 Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 89 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 100.00% 96.74% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 57 78 66
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Walsall

Test Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft