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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 207 204 216
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 17 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -8.86%
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
5037 5028 4768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 93.75% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3798 3704 3855
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,000
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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 -5 16 £42,500 +13.33%
Newbury -2 1 £32,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (69.23%) ISEB
2 24 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (48.72%) ISTQB
3 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (46.15%) SQL
5 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
5 17 (43.59%) Test Automation
6 16 (41.03%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (38.46%) Windows
8 14 (35.90%) TestDirector
8 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
8 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
9 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
10 11 (28.21%) QA
11 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (25.64%) Automation Testing
12 9 (23.08%) Selenium
12 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
12 9 (23.08%) WinRunner
12 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 9 (23.08%) Scrum
13 8 (20.51%) Finance
13 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
13 8 (20.51%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
13 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
14 7 (17.95%) Test Planning
14 7 (17.95%) Test Management
14 7 (17.95%) Computer Science

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.13%) DataStage
2 2 (5.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (35.90%) TestDirector
3 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (23.08%) Selenium
4 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 9 (23.08%) WinRunner
5 5 (12.82%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
7 3 (7.69%) MSTest
7 3 (7.69%) Bugzilla
8 2 (5.13%) Toad
8 2 (5.13%) ClearQuest
8 2 (5.13%) eggPlant
8 2 (5.13%) LoadUI
8 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.90%) Test Scripting
4 10 (25.64%) Automation Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.95%) Test Planning
7 7 (17.95%) Test Management
7 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
8 5 (12.82%) System Testing
9 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.69%) Usability Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Time Management
10 3 (7.69%) V-Model
10 3 (7.69%) Requirements Management
10 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) VBScript
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) ISEB
2 19 (48.72%) ISTQB
3 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
4 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
5 7 (17.95%) Degree
6 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (15.38%) Netcool
2 6 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Citrix
2 6 (15.38%) Veritas
2 6 (15.38%) McAfee
3 3 (7.69%) Capita
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Fujitsu