Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 19 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 > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 36 54
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.27% 4.04% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 4.15% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 13
Solihull median annual salary £33,500 £24,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.73% -24.62% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,250 £35,125 £38,750
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 Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 378 410 501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 97.39% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 348 363 442
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Solihull

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Solihull

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Solihull over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Solihull

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 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 Solihull region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) SDET

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft