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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 617 562 583
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 262 306 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 231 270 271
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +17 94 £41,500 +7.79% 6
Yorkshire +19 57 £35,000 - 2
London -124 36 £50,000 - 5
North West -33 30 £33,250 +0.75% 1
South West -12 23 £37,500 -7.97%
West Midlands -32 14 £38,000 +8.57%
East Midlands +2 9 £30,000 -31.81%
East of England -28 7 £37,250 -12.35%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 265 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (34.81%) Selenium
3 187 (34.63%) Finance
4 182 (33.70%) SQL
5 161 (29.81%) ISEB
5 161 (29.81%) QA
6 145 (26.85%) HP Quality Center
7 138 (25.56%) Test Scripting
8 126 (23.33%) Manual Testing
9 114 (21.11%) QuickTest Pro
10 105 (19.44%) Automation Testing
11 100 (18.52%) Automated Testing
12 89 (16.48%) Software Testing
13 88 (16.30%) ISTQB
13 88 (16.30%) Scrum
14 68 (12.59%) XML
14 68 (12.59%) Test Automation
15 65 (12.04%) Web Services
16 63 (11.67%) Test Strategy
17 62 (11.48%) C#
17 62 (11.48%) Microsoft
18 61 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
19 59 (10.93%) Regression Testing
19 59 (10.93%) WebDriver
20 58 (10.74%) Java
20 58 (10.74%) .NET
21 53 (9.81%) TDD
21 53 (9.81%) Performance Testing
22 51 (9.44%) System Testing
23 50 (9.26%) Banking

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (1.48%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.48%) Confluence
3 7 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.74%) IIS
6 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.74%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.93%) 3G
2 3 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.37%) Firewall
3 2 (0.37%) LAN
3 2 (0.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) SSL
4 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.67%) DB2
4 9 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.30%) MySQL
5 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.74%) SQLPlus
8 4 (0.74%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.74%) DataStage
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 188 (34.81%) Selenium
2 114 (21.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 59 (10.93%) WebDriver
4 42 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (7.78%) SoapUI
5 41 (7.59%) Visual Studio
6 37 (6.85%) JIRA
7 27 (5.00%) FitNesse
7 27 (5.00%) Cucumber
8 22 (4.07%) LoadRunner
9 14 (2.59%) Git (software)
10 13 (2.41%) Selenium IDE
10 13 (2.41%) WATIR
11 12 (2.22%) WinRunner
12 11 (2.04%) SpecFlow
13 9 (1.67%) eggPlant
13 9 (1.67%) JMeter
13 9 (1.67%) MSTest
14 8 (1.48%) NUnit
14 8 (1.48%) TestDirector
General
1 187 (34.63%) Finance
2 50 (9.26%) Banking
3 35 (6.48%) Retail
4 20 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 15 (2.78%) Publishing
6 11 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.30%) Legal
9 3 (0.56%) Law
10 2 (0.37%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.59%) XML
2 65 (12.04%) Web Services
3 58 (10.74%) .NET
4 36 (6.67%) SOAP
5 23 (4.26%) HTML
6 22 (4.07%) CSS
7 18 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.96%) RESTful
9 14 (2.59%) REST
10 10 (1.85%) XSD
10 10 (1.85%) WSDL
10 10 (1.85%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.48%) MDX
12 6 (1.11%) CGI
13 5 (0.93%) WCF
13 5 (0.93%) Gherkin
14 4 (0.74%) jQuery
15 3 (0.56%) KnockoutJS
16 2 (0.37%) LAMP
17 1 (0.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.33%) Open Source
3 18 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 16 (2.96%) Derivative
5 12 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.04%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.85%) Equities
8 7 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.30%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.11%) Statistics
9 6 (1.11%) AS400
10 5 (0.93%) Spread Betting
11 4 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (0.74%) PMI
11 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.56%) Physics
12 3 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.26%) Windows
2 14 (2.59%) Linux
3 11 (2.04%) Android
3 11 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.48%) UNIX
5 7 (1.30%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (25.56%) Test Scripting
3 126 (23.33%) Manual Testing
4 105 (19.44%) Automation Testing
5 100 (18.52%) Automated Testing
6 89 (16.48%) Software Testing
7 88 (16.30%) Scrum
8 68 (12.59%) Test Automation
9 63 (11.67%) Test Strategy
10 61 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 59 (10.93%) Regression Testing
12 53 (9.81%) Performance Testing
12 53 (9.81%) TDD
13 51 (9.44%) System Testing
14 43 (7.96%) Integration Testing
15 38 (7.04%) Test Management
15 38 (7.04%) BDD
15 38 (7.04%) Mentoring
16 30 (5.56%) Test Planning
17 28 (5.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 182 (33.70%) SQL
2 62 (11.48%) C#
3 58 (10.74%) Java
4 38 (7.04%) VBScript
5 17 (3.15%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.78%) XPath
7 14 (2.59%) PHP
8 13 (2.41%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.22%) C++
10 10 (1.85%) Python
10 10 (1.85%) C
11 9 (1.67%) Ruby
12 7 (1.30%) VB
13 6 (1.11%) Groovy
14 4 (0.74%) VBA
15 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.19%) XQuery
16 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 161 (29.81%) ISEB
2 88 (16.30%) ISTQB
3 42 (7.78%) Degree
4 41 (7.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (6.48%) Security Cleared
6 30 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.74%) CSQA
8 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.74%) MBA
9 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (29.81%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.37%) vSphere
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
3 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 145 (26.85%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.11%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.56%) Netcool
3 3 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 62 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.07%) HP
3 27 (5.00%) Oracle
4 12 (2.22%) SAP
4 12 (2.22%) IBM
5 7 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.30%) webMethods
5 7 (1.30%) StatPro
5 7 (1.30%) thinkFolio
6 6 (1.11%) Hitachi
6 6 (1.11%) Citrix
7 5 (0.93%) Charles River
8 4 (0.74%) Capita
9 3 (0.56%) Telerik
9 3 (0.56%) Splunk
9 3 (0.56%) Veritas
9 3 (0.56%) McAfee
10 2 (0.37%) VMware
10 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.19%) ESRI
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