The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 182 156 163
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 7 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.63% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.67% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 15
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £35,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Senior Test Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3827 3582 3657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.20% 94.34% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3121 3220
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 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
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 12 September 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
(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
Altrincham - 3 £40,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 13 (48.15%) ISEB
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) QA
5 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (22.22%) Statistics
6 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Retail
8 4 (14.81%) Selenium
8 4 (14.81%) System Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Coaching
9 3 (11.11%) Line Management
9 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 3 (11.11%) Workflow
9 3 (11.11%) SOA
9 3 (11.11%) Windows

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) UltraEdit
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Coaching
6 4 (14.81%) System Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Line Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Workflow
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) ISEB
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) CSQA
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) IBM