The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 40 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.53% 2.78% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 2.95% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Median salary £31,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +4.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

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 279 237 291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 98.59% 94.05% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 259 198 230
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (88.00%) QA
3 21 (84.00%) Scrum
4 16 (64.00%) Finance
5 13 (52.00%) Banking
5 13 (52.00%) Robot Framework
5 13 (52.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) Automated Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Workflow
9 6 (24.00%) Workflow Management
9 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (16.00%) SaaS
10 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
10 4 (16.00%) System Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Smoke Testing
10 4 (16.00%) JUnit
10 4 (16.00%) Web Services
11 2 (8.00%) Release Management
11 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (8.00%) MS Office

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Robot Framework
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.00%) JUnit
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (84.00%) Scrum
4 13 (52.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Workflow
7 6 (24.00%) Workflow Management
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Smoke Testing
8 4 (16.00%) System Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Fit Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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