Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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 > Warwickshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 88 103
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 39 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.37% 1.07% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.11% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 9
Warwickshire median annual salary £26,500 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.36% -13.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £25,450
90th Percentile £35,400 £38,500 £35,500
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.62% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1,124 1,080 1,358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 96.69% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 969 880 1,132
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £61,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Warwickshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 20 £27,000 - 2
Gaydon - 3 £37,500 -
Rugby - 2 £22,500 - 1
Nuneaton - 1 £33,000 -
Test Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Warwickshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (56.41%) Test Automation
2 19 (48.72%) QA
3 18 (46.15%) Finance
4 14 (35.90%) ISEB
5 13 (33.33%) Use Case
6 12 (30.77%) JIRA
6 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Selenium
8 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
9 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
9 9 (23.08%) SQL
9 9 (23.08%) XML
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
10 8 (20.51%) Test Planning
10 8 (20.51%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (17.95%) HP
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
13 5 (12.82%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (12.82%) WordPress
13 5 (12.82%) Basecamp
13 5 (12.82%) Shopify
13 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
13 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
13 5 (12.82%) Magento

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 5 (12.82%) CMS
1 5 (12.82%) Drupal
1 5 (12.82%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Magento
1 5 (12.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) JIRA
2 10 (25.64%) Selenium
3 4 (10.26%) Bugzilla
4 3 (7.69%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
1 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Test Automation
2 13 (33.33%) Use Case
3 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Scenario Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Test Planning
7 7 (17.95%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (12.82%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.26%) Web Development
11 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.69%) SDLC
11 3 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) ISEB
2 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
3 8 (20.51%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (48.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe