Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 79 83
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.60% 1.72% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.80% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 22
Coventry median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £38,668 £38,750 £44,400
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.08% -

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 948 1,276 1,280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 95.65% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1,029 1,077
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,650 £24,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,150 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,429 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) SOAP
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (25.00%) JMeter
7 4 (25.00%) QA
7 4 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (25.00%) System Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) Middleware
8 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) ISEB
9 2 (12.50%) Logistics
9 2 (12.50%) Finance

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) System Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Logistics
9 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft