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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 120 110 138
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.053% 0.32% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%
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
1762 1465 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.22% 93.73% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1129 1539
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 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
Crewe - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) MSTest
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center