The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 28 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 111 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 14 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 0.058% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.062% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 6
Average salary £32,250 £33,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £33,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
Warrington -16 7 £30,000 -9.09%
Knutsford +7 5 £40,000 +21.21%
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (26.67%) MSTest
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium
6 3 (20.00%) CSQA
6 3 (20.00%) MBA
6 3 (20.00%) PMI
6 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Test Management

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (26.67%) MSTest
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) CSQA
3 3 (20.00%) MBA
3 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Cognizant