Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 85 78
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 26 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.96% 2.23% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.36% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 43
Coventry median annual salary £30,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% +18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,375 £43,175 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1268 1355 1392
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 94.43% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1142 1155
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,125 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.04% -0.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £26,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Coventry over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 19 (73.08%) Selenium
1 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
2 10 (38.46%) JIRA
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) SOAP
2 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Web Development
5 7 (26.92%) JMeter
5 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
6 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 6 (23.08%) QA
7 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) Logistics
7 5 (19.23%) C#
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) ISEB
7 5 (19.23%) Middleware
8 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 4 (15.38%) Cognizant
8 4 (15.38%) HP UFT
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Test Management
8 4 (15.38%) GitHub
8 4 (15.38%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) DataStage
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (3.85%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Selenium
2 10 (38.46%) JIRA
2 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
3 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) JMeter
4 4 (15.38%) Appium
4 4 (15.38%) GoCD
4 4 (15.38%) HP UFT
5 3 (11.54%) Bugzilla
5 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (19.23%) Middleware
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Logistics
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Management
7 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security
8 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Groovy
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) CEH
2 2 (7.69%) GIAC
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) OSCP
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cognizant
2 2 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft