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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 202 182 212
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 7 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.57% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.61% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +16.42%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
4689 5222 5175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.12% 93.10% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3597 3686 4105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
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 31 July 2015. 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 -15 3 £40,000 -3.61%
Newbury - 2 £38,750 -
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Selenium
3 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
4 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) QA
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) ISEB
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 8 (40.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (30.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
9 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
10 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
10 4 (20.00%) SDLC
10 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
10 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (20.00%) JIRA
10 4 (20.00%) Telecoms

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Zephyr
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
6 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
2 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) VBScript
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
3 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Capita