The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Analyst
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 59 78
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.24% 1.84% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.95% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 2
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,450 £33,500 £34,073
% change year-on-year +2.83% -1.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 733 666 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.70% 94.07% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 616 571 627
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Coventry

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Coventry

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 15 (62.50%) Selenium
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) SoapUI
5 12 (50.00%) SOAP
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
8 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
8 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
8 9 (37.50%) JMeter
9 8 (33.33%) JIRA
10 7 (29.17%) QA
10 7 (29.17%) Web Development
11 6 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 6 (25.00%) Test Management
12 5 (20.83%) Web Services
12 5 (20.83%) Finance
12 5 (20.83%) Middleware
12 5 (20.83%) Logistics
13 4 (16.67%) System Testing
13 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
13 4 (16.67%) ISEB
13 4 (16.67%) Cognizant
13 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (16.67%) GitHub
13 4 (16.67%) Mentoring

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) G Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Selenium
2 13 (54.17%) SoapUI
3 9 (37.50%) JMeter
4 8 (33.33%) JIRA
5 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.67%) Appium
6 4 (16.67%) GoCD
6 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
7 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
8 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) Middleware
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Web Development
6 6 (25.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.83%) Logistics
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
8 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.67%) System Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cognizant
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) HP