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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 56 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.31% 1.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
518 466 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.00% 97.29% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 411 402 519
Average salary £36,018 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Liverpool -1 7 £32,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

Senior Test Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Test Management
2 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Software Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Defect Tracking
2 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Software Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) ISEB
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
1 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP