The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 25 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 / Solihull
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.51% 3.98% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 4.17% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 13
Median salary £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.72% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 195 216 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 100.00% 95.58% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 182 189 223
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,650 £65,000
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 Solihull

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

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Robot Framework
4 6 (54.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Banking
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
6 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 4 (36.36%) JUnit
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Robot Framework
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA