The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 175 206 222
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 32 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5080 5112 5698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.94% 93.51% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3642 4092 4794
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Analyst
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +29 26 £40,000 +10.34%
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (64.58%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (60.42%) Automation Testing
4 27 (56.25%) Finance
5 23 (47.92%) VBScript
6 22 (45.83%) XML
7 21 (43.75%) Manual Testing
8 15 (31.25%) Test Automation
9 13 (27.08%) SQL
10 12 (25.00%) System Testing
10 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
11 11 (22.92%) Selenium
12 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
12 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
12 9 (18.75%) Test Strategy
13 8 (16.67%) Web Testing
13 8 (16.67%) XPath
13 8 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (14.58%) QA
14 7 (14.58%) Scrum
14 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
15 6 (12.50%) VB
16 5 (10.42%) C
16 5 (10.42%) LoadRunner
16 5 (10.42%) HP
16 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
16 5 (10.42%) Test Management
17 4 (8.33%) ISEB
17 4 (8.33%) C#

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (22.92%) Selenium
3 5 (10.42%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.25%) TestDirector
5 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.17%) WinRunner
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (56.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Open Source
2 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Automation Testing
2 21 (43.75%) Manual Testing
3 15 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.00%) System Testing
4 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 8 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Test Management
9 3 (6.25%) BDD
9 3 (6.25%) V-Model
10 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.17%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (4.17%) ATDD
10 2 (4.17%) Fault Management
10 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) VBScript
2 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) XPath
4 6 (12.50%) VB
5 5 (10.42%) C
6 4 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (64.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) Netcool
2 1 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) BT
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee
4 1 (2.08%) Veritas