The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 3 months to 29 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 / Wolverhampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 26 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 3.75% 1.79% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 1.85% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Median salary £33,000 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.52% -29.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,250 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% -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 Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80 108 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 100.00% 96.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 356 441 431
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Wolverhampton

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Wolverhampton

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (66.67%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA