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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 670 634 673
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 202 236 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 176 176 173
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 December 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 December 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
London -45 54 £43,500 -13.00% 4
South East -27 40 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Yorkshire -14 36 £36,500 +7.35% 2
South West +7 19 £37,500 +11.94% 3
East of England -14 18 £47,500 +31.94% 1
North West -22 12 £37,500 +25.00%
East Midlands - 10 £36,000 -
West Midlands -23 8 £43,750 +25.00%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 250 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (37.04%) ISEB
3 163 (35.51%) Finance
4 162 (35.29%) SQL
5 142 (30.94%) Test Scripting
6 133 (28.98%) Manual Testing
7 132 (28.76%) QA
8 117 (25.49%) Selenium
9 110 (23.97%) Automated Testing
10 100 (21.79%) Software Testing
11 99 (21.57%) HP Quality Center
12 96 (20.92%) ISTQB
13 88 (19.17%) QuickTest Pro
13 88 (19.17%) Automation Testing
14 79 (17.21%) Test Strategy
14 79 (17.21%) Scrum
15 78 (16.99%) Regression Testing
16 69 (15.03%) .NET
16 69 (15.03%) User Acceptance Testing
17 59 (12.85%) Test Management
18 57 (12.42%) XML
19 56 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
20 54 (11.76%) C#
20 54 (11.76%) HP
21 51 (11.11%) Test Automation
22 50 (10.89%) JIRA
23 49 (10.68%) Performance Testing
24 48 (10.46%) Banking
24 48 (10.46%) Microsoft
24 48 (10.46%) Java

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 11 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
1 11 (2.40%) Confluence
2 9 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) Apache
5 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.31%) MS Office
3 4 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.44%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.22%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.31%) LAN
2 5 (1.09%) WAN
2 5 (1.09%) HTTP
3 4 (0.87%) DNS
4 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.87%) SQLPlus
6 4 (0.87%) MySQL
6 4 (0.87%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.87%) DataStage
7 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.44%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) Big Data
9 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 117 (25.49%) Selenium
2 88 (19.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 56 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (10.89%) JIRA
5 45 (9.80%) Visual Studio
6 42 (9.15%) SoapUI
7 34 (7.41%) WebDriver
8 20 (4.36%) TestDirector
9 18 (3.92%) Cucumber
10 16 (3.49%) FitNesse
11 15 (3.27%) LoadRunner
11 15 (3.27%) JMeter
12 14 (3.05%) WinRunner
12 14 (3.05%) Git (software)
13 11 (2.40%) MSTest
14 10 (2.18%) Selenium IDE
15 9 (1.96%) SpecFlow
16 8 (1.74%) WATIR
17 7 (1.53%) Toad
17 7 (1.53%) TeamCity
General
1 163 (35.51%) Finance
2 48 (10.46%) Banking
3 47 (10.24%) Retail
4 28 (6.10%) Retail Banking
5 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.74%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.53%) Legal
8 4 (0.87%) Publishing
9 3 (0.65%) Marketing
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (15.03%) .NET
2 57 (12.42%) XML
3 48 (10.46%) Web Services
4 31 (6.75%) SOAP
5 20 (4.36%) HTML
6 18 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 18 (3.92%) CSS
7 12 (2.61%) RESTful
8 10 (2.18%) .NET Framework
8 10 (2.18%) XSD
8 10 (2.18%) WSDL
8 10 (2.18%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.65%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.65%) WCF
9 3 (0.65%) jQuery
10 2 (0.44%) LAMP
10 2 (0.44%) XHTML
10 2 (0.44%) HTML5
11 1 (0.22%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.05%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.40%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.18%) Open Source
5 9 (1.96%) Clustering
6 8 (1.74%) Derivative
6 8 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.09%) Wiki
7 5 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.87%) New Media
8 4 (0.87%) PMI
8 4 (0.87%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.87%) Equities
8 4 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.59%) Windows
2 20 (4.36%) Linux
3 18 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (3.05%) Windows XP
5 11 (2.40%) UNIX
6 10 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.18%) Android
7 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (30.94%) Test Scripting
3 133 (28.98%) Manual Testing
4 110 (23.97%) Automated Testing
5 100 (21.79%) Software Testing
6 88 (19.17%) Automation Testing
7 79 (17.21%) Test Strategy
7 79 (17.21%) Scrum
8 78 (16.99%) Regression Testing
9 69 (15.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 59 (12.85%) Test Management
11 51 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 49 (10.68%) Performance Testing
13 48 (10.46%) Mentoring
14 41 (8.93%) System Testing
15 36 (7.84%) TDD
15 36 (7.84%) BDD
16 34 (7.41%) Waterfall
16 34 (7.41%) Integration Testing
17 30 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (35.29%) SQL
2 54 (11.76%) C#
3 48 (10.46%) Java
4 20 (4.36%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.36%) VBScript
5 17 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.40%) XPath
7 9 (1.96%) Python
8 6 (1.31%) PHP
8 6 (1.31%) C++
9 5 (1.09%) Groovy
9 5 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.87%) C
11 3 (0.65%) VB
12 2 (0.44%) VBA
12 2 (0.44%) Ruby
12 2 (0.44%) Perl
13 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 170 (37.04%) ISEB
2 96 (20.92%) ISTQB
3 48 (10.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 45 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 36 (7.84%) SC Cleared
6 29 (6.32%) Degree
7 14 (3.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.87%) CSQA
8 4 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.87%) MBA
9 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (28.76%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 99 (21.57%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (1.96%) Netcool
2 9 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 54 (11.76%) HP
2 48 (10.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.05%) Oracle
4 9 (1.96%) Citrix
4 9 (1.96%) Veritas
4 9 (1.96%) McAfee
5 7 (1.53%) SAP
6 6 (1.31%) IBM
7 5 (1.09%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.09%) Capita
8 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.65%) webMethods
9 3 (0.65%) StatPro
9 3 (0.65%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.65%) Splunk
10 2 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
10 2 (0.44%) Telerik
10 2 (0.44%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.22%) Charles River
11 1 (0.22%) MicroStrategy
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
People Source
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 per annum and up to £30,194 for exceptional candidates
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum plus package
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago