The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 210 221 222
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 15 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.19% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Senior Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5382 5410 5053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.03% 93.50% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3808 3972 4210
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 15 £40,000 -17.94%
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Analyst in their job title.

1 36 (64.29%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (55.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (51.79%) Automation Testing
4 26 (46.43%) Security Cleared
5 25 (44.64%) SQL
6 23 (41.07%) SC Cleared
7 22 (39.29%) Test Automation
7 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (37.50%) Finance
8 21 (37.50%) ISEB
8 21 (37.50%) Manual Testing
9 18 (32.14%) Windows
9 18 (32.14%) VBScript
10 17 (30.36%) XML
10 17 (30.36%) Selenium
11 16 (28.57%) Test Scripting
11 16 (28.57%) TestDirector
12 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
14 11 (19.64%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
15 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (17.86%) WinRunner
15 10 (17.86%) Web Testing
15 10 (17.86%) XPath
16 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
16 7 (12.50%) QA
16 7 (12.50%) System Testing
16 7 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (12.50%) Citrix

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (19.64%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) LAN
1 4 (7.14%) WAN
2 3 (5.36%) HTTP
2 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 4 (7.14%) DataStage
1 4 (7.14%) SQLPlus
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (55.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (30.36%) Selenium
3 16 (28.57%) TestDirector
4 10 (17.86%) WinRunner
5 5 (8.93%) LoadRunner
5 5 (8.93%) JIRA
5 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
6 4 (7.14%) eggPlant
6 4 (7.14%) LoadUI
6 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (7.14%) Toad
7 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
7 3 (5.36%) Bugzilla
7 3 (5.36%) MSTest
8 2 (3.57%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) Calabash
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) XML
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) SOAP
2 4 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Open Source
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Automation Testing
2 22 (39.29%) Test Automation
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 16 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.86%) Web Testing
6 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) System Testing
7 5 (8.93%) BDD
7 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.14%) OOP
8 4 (7.14%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) ETL
8 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.36%) V-Model
9 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) VBScript
3 10 (17.86%) XPath
4 4 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 23 (41.07%) SC Cleared
3 21 (37.50%) ISEB
4 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
5 4 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (64.29%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (12.50%) Netcool
2 7 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Citrix
1 7 (12.50%) Veritas
1 7 (12.50%) McAfee
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle