The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 94 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
Senior Test Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1272 1753 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.64% 96.37% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1432 1154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
Warrington - 9 £37,500 -
Chester - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (97.37%) Performance Testing
3 35 (92.11%) Validation
3 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
4 34 (89.47%) .NET
4 34 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (89.47%) Software Testing
5 28 (73.68%) ISEB
6 27 (71.05%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (71.05%) ETL
6 27 (71.05%) XML
6 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (71.05%) Defect Management
7 26 (68.42%) Windows
7 26 (68.42%) MS Excel
7 26 (68.42%) HP UFT
7 26 (68.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (68.42%) MSTest
8 19 (50.00%) Test Scripting
9 17 (44.74%) Web Services
10 16 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (31.58%) Functional Testing
12 10 (26.32%) Java
12 10 (26.32%) CMS
12 10 (26.32%) User Experience
13 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
13 9 (23.68%) QA

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 27 (71.05%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (26.32%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (68.42%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (68.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (68.42%) HP UFT
2 26 (68.42%) MSTest
3 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) XML
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Performance Testing
2 35 (92.11%) Validation
3 34 (89.47%) Software Testing
4 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (71.05%) Defect Management
4 27 (71.05%) ETL
5 19 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 16 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (31.58%) Functional Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
9 8 (21.05%) Manual Testing
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.79%) Automation Testing
12 2 (5.26%) SDLC
12 2 (5.26%) System Testing
13 1 (2.63%) Coaching
13 1 (2.63%) Risk Analysis
13 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
13 1 (2.63%) Time Management
13 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle