The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Test Analyst
Rank 204 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Analyst 17 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.072% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.076% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5109 5255 4660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.82% 94.82% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4411 4051
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Test Analyst
England

Systems Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Test Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Test Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Test Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Coventry - 6 £31,500 -
Warwickshire +11 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Solihull - 2 £27,250 -
Birmingham - 1 £28,500 -
Systems Test Analyst
England

Systems Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Systems 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 Systems Test Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) ISEB
3 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) IBM
5 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) UNIX
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Cognos
6 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (36.36%) Netezza
6 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 8 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
6 8 (36.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 7 (31.82%) System Testing
8 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) VB
9 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Cognos Query Studio
9 5 (22.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 5 (22.73%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle

Systems Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Systems 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 Systems Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
2 8 (36.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Cognos Query Studio
3 5 (22.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 5 (22.73%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) UNIX
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (31.82%) System Testing
4 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) ETL
7 3 (13.64%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) ISEB
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) Cognos
2 8 (36.36%) Netezza
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft