The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 244 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 9 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.53% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 15
Average salary £28,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Senior Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Manchester -1 9 £28,000 -17.64% 1
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (60.87%) ISEB
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
4 9 (39.13%) ISTQB
4 9 (39.13%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) QA
6 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
6 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) JIRA
8 5 (21.74%) Bugzilla
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Line Management
9 4 (17.39%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (17.39%) System Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
9 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
10 3 (13.04%) Interactive TV
10 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (13.04%) Selenium
10 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Internet
10 3 (13.04%) Java

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Wireless
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Bugzilla
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Interactive TV
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Line Management
6 4 (17.39%) System Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Time Management
8 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) Test Management
8 2 (8.70%) Use Case
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) ISEB
2 9 (39.13%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) HP
1 2 (8.70%) Capita
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Roqit
Salary: Negotiable Depending on level of experience
Posted: 9 days ago