The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 171 174 171
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 18 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 12
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3781 3904 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 94.96% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3380 3203
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Stockport - 6 £34,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £34,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (64.10%) ISEB
2 22 (56.41%) ISTQB
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 15 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 14 (35.90%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (30.77%) Statistics
7 12 (30.77%) Project Management
8 9 (23.08%) Finance
8 9 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 9 (23.08%) QA
8 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Project Planning
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
11 5 (12.82%) Retail
11 5 (12.82%) .NET
12 4 (10.26%) Scrum
12 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
12 4 (10.26%) Selenium
12 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
13 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
13 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
13 3 (7.69%) Workflow
13 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 3 (7.69%) SOA
13 3 (7.69%) Windows
14 2 (5.13%) C#
14 2 (5.13%) SharePoint

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
1 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.56%) UltraEdit
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) SOAP
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Statistics
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 13 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
4 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.69%) SOA
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Workflow
10 2 (5.13%) Web Testing
10 2 (5.13%) V-Model
10 2 (5.13%) Agile Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) ISEB
2 22 (56.41%) ISTQB
3 14 (35.90%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CSQA
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) IBM