The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 87 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.30% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
Senior Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1055 942 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.22% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 917 850 975
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Chatham - 3 £42,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 23 (79.31%) Regression Testing
1 23 (79.31%) Test Scripting
1 23 (79.31%) Test Strategy
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
3 17 (58.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (55.17%) Integration Testing
4 16 (55.17%) System Integration Testing
5 15 (51.72%) ISEB
6 12 (41.38%) SDLC
7 9 (31.03%) MS Office
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) HP
7 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 9 (31.03%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) System Testing
9 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
11 4 (13.79%) QA
11 4 (13.79%) Line Management
12 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
13 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
13 2 (6.90%) Mentoring

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (31.03%) MS Office
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Regression Testing
1 23 (79.31%) Test Scripting
1 23 (79.31%) Test Strategy
2 17 (58.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (55.17%) Integration Testing
3 16 (55.17%) System Integration Testing
4 12 (41.38%) SDLC
5 7 (24.14%) System Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Line Management
8 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ISEB
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) HP
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft