The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 617 583 582
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 261 279 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 230 241 276
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
South East +3 85 £40,000 +3.89% 7
London -81 49 £47,500 -5.00% 1
North West -5 40 £34,000 +3.03% 1
Yorkshire -3 38 £33,500 +1.51% 6
West Midlands -20 17 £40,000 +11.11%
South West -12 16 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Midlands -3 14 £32,500 -26.13%
East of England -2 10 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 184 (35.94%) Selenium
2 167 (32.62%) Finance
3 166 (32.42%) SQL
4 155 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (29.30%) QA
6 146 (28.52%) ISEB
7 133 (25.98%) HP Quality Center
8 128 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 106 (20.70%) Automated Testing
10 104 (20.31%) QuickTest Pro
11 93 (18.16%) Automation Testing
12 86 (16.80%) Manual Testing
13 85 (16.60%) ISTQB
14 83 (16.21%) Scrum
15 76 (14.84%) Software Testing
16 62 (12.11%) Test Automation
17 61 (11.91%) Microsoft
17 61 (11.91%) Web Services
18 58 (11.33%) WebDriver
19 57 (11.13%) .NET
20 56 (10.94%) Test Strategy
21 55 (10.74%) Java
21 55 (10.74%) C#
21 55 (10.74%) XML
21 55 (10.74%) Regression Testing
22 52 (10.16%) User Acceptance Testing
22 52 (10.16%) Performance Testing
23 51 (9.96%) HP
24 48 (9.38%) Windows
24 48 (9.38%) TDD

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (1.56%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.56%) Confluence
3 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.78%) IIS
4 4 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.78%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) 3G
2 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.39%) LAN
3 2 (0.39%) WAN
3 2 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.20%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.15%) DB2
4 10 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.76%) MySQL
6 8 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.20%) SSDT
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.20%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 184 (35.94%) Selenium
2 104 (20.31%) QuickTest Pro
3 58 (11.33%) WebDriver
4 39 (7.62%) Visual Studio
5 35 (6.84%) SoapUI
6 34 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (5.86%) Cucumber
8 29 (5.66%) JIRA
9 24 (4.69%) FitNesse
10 23 (4.49%) LoadRunner
11 13 (2.54%) WATIR
12 12 (2.34%) WinRunner
13 11 (2.15%) Git (software)
14 10 (1.95%) JMeter
14 10 (1.95%) JBehave
14 10 (1.95%) Selenium IDE
14 10 (1.95%) Jenkins
15 8 (1.56%) JUnit
15 8 (1.56%) NUnit
15 8 (1.56%) MSTest
General
1 167 (32.62%) Finance
2 44 (8.59%) Banking
3 29 (5.66%) Retail
4 17 (3.32%) Publishing
5 15 (2.93%) Retail Banking
6 14 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.78%) Front Office
8 4 (0.78%) Legal
9 3 (0.59%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Marketing
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.91%) Web Services
2 57 (11.13%) .NET
3 55 (10.74%) XML
4 36 (7.03%) SOAP
5 20 (3.91%) HTML
6 19 (3.71%) REST
7 17 (3.32%) CSS
8 16 (3.13%) RESTful
9 13 (2.54%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.95%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.76%) MDX
11 9 (1.76%) WSDL
11 9 (1.76%) XSD
12 6 (1.17%) CGI
13 5 (0.98%) WCF
14 4 (0.78%) jQuery
15 3 (0.59%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (0.59%) LAMP
16 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
17 1 (0.20%) NEsper
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.91%) Mobile App
2 19 (3.71%) Open Source
3 16 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 15 (2.93%) Derivative
5 12 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.34%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.95%) Blackberry
7 10 (1.95%) Equities
7 10 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.56%) AS400
8 8 (1.56%) Statistics
9 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.98%) Spread Betting
11 4 (0.78%) PMI
11 4 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.59%) iPad
12 3 (0.59%) Physics
12 3 (0.59%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.38%) Windows
2 15 (2.93%) Android
2 15 (2.93%) Linux
3 14 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.56%) UNIX
5 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 106 (20.70%) Automated Testing
4 93 (18.16%) Automation Testing
5 86 (16.80%) Manual Testing
6 83 (16.21%) Scrum
7 76 (14.84%) Software Testing
8 62 (12.11%) Test Automation
9 56 (10.94%) Test Strategy
10 55 (10.74%) Regression Testing
11 52 (10.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 52 (10.16%) Performance Testing
12 48 (9.38%) TDD
13 46 (8.98%) System Testing
14 40 (7.81%) Integration Testing
15 32 (6.25%) Test Management
16 29 (5.66%) BDD
17 26 (5.08%) Web Testing
17 26 (5.08%) Waterfall
18 22 (4.30%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 166 (32.42%) SQL
2 55 (10.74%) Java
2 55 (10.74%) C#
3 31 (6.05%) VBScript
4 15 (2.93%) JavaScript
4 15 (2.93%) PHP
5 13 (2.54%) Ruby
5 13 (2.54%) XPath
5 13 (2.54%) C++
6 11 (2.15%) Python
7 10 (1.95%) C
8 9 (1.76%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.37%) Groovy
10 6 (1.17%) VB
11 4 (0.78%) VBA
12 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 146 (28.52%) ISEB
2 85 (16.60%) ISTQB
3 44 (8.59%) Degree
4 39 (7.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 23 (4.49%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.78%) MBA
8 4 (0.78%) CSQA
8 4 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (29.30%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.39%) vSphere
2 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 133 (25.98%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.20%) Netcool
3 1 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 61 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.96%) HP
3 29 (5.66%) Oracle
4 12 (2.34%) IBM
5 10 (1.95%) SAP
6 7 (1.37%) Hitachi
6 7 (1.37%) Citrix
7 6 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.17%) webMethods
7 6 (1.17%) StatPro
7 6 (1.17%) thinkFolio
8 5 (0.98%) Charles River
9 3 (0.59%) Splunk
10 2 (0.39%) Telerik
10 2 (0.39%) VMware
10 2 (0.39%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.39%) Capita
11 1 (0.20%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.20%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.20%) Veritas
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Experis Ltd
Salary: Market rates
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Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
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UKHO
Salary: £29,712 per annum + benefits
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England
Test Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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