The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 140 139 150
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 7 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.094% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.099% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%
Senior Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1882 2028 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.62% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1574 2041
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Watford +2 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Rickmansworth - 1 £44,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
East of England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) TestLink
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
3 1 (12.50%) TestLink
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle