The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Telford 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
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 23 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 3.68% 6.92% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 7.03% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Median salary £36,500 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% -12.82%  
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 Telford. 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
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 129 128 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 94.85% 98.46% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 95 116 84
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% +12.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £24,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £51,500 £55,000
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 Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Telford

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Telford

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Telford

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 Telford region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (57.14%) Gatling
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (42.86%) Confluence
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Gatling
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle