The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 21 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.12% 4.00% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 4.08% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £24,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +16.58%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 49 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 96.63% 98.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 44 90
Average salary £33,500 £32,570 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Test Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP