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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 159 154 160
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 30 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 7
Average salary £32,500 £39,082 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% -8.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Senior Test Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 2543 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.93% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 2006 2302
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Selenium
3 30 (61.22%) Manual Testing
4 27 (55.10%) Automated Testing
5 22 (44.90%) Test Scripting
5 22 (44.90%) ISEB
6 17 (34.69%) QA
7 16 (32.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (30.61%) Automation Testing
8 15 (30.61%) Regression Testing
9 13 (26.53%) Java
10 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
10 11 (22.45%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (20.41%) Integration Acceptance Testing
11 10 (20.41%) Project Planning
11 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
12 8 (16.33%) WinRunner
12 8 (16.33%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (16.33%) LoadRunner
13 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
13 7 (14.29%) Fault Management
14 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (10.20%) Degree
15 5 (10.20%) SQL
15 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
15 5 (10.20%) Open Source
15 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
16 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
16 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
16 4 (8.16%) Test Automation

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) Apache
1 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (65.31%) Selenium
2 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
3 8 (16.33%) WinRunner
3 8 (16.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (16.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.12%) FitNesse
4 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.04%) TestNG
6 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) JUnit
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) LAMP
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Open Source
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) Manual Testing
3 27 (55.10%) Automated Testing
4 22 (44.90%) Test Scripting
5 15 (30.61%) Automation Testing
5 15 (30.61%) Regression Testing
6 11 (22.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Project Planning
7 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Fault Management
9 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
11 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.16%) BDD
11 4 (8.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.08%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) ISEB
2 16 (32.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) HP
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft