The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 221 243 224
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 23 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 14
Average salary £30,000 £31,625 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.13% -2.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,946 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +3.85%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6726 6941 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.47% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 5830 6070
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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
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 24 April 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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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
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Manchester +21 22 £30,000 -3.61% 2
Cheshire - 1 - -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 28 (65.12%) ISEB
2 21 (48.84%) ISTQB
3 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 16 (37.21%) Test Scripting
5 14 (32.56%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 11 (25.58%) Technical Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Project Management
9 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
9 8 (18.60%) Statistics
10 7 (16.28%) Scrum
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.95%) QA
12 5 (11.63%) Agile Testing
12 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
12 5 (11.63%) .NET
13 4 (9.30%) TDD
13 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
14 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
14 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
14 3 (6.98%) Load Testing
14 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
14 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
14 3 (6.98%) VB
14 3 (6.98%) C#
14 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
14 3 (6.98%) SOA
14 3 (6.98%) SOAP
14 3 (6.98%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) SOAP
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Test Scripting
2 11 (25.58%) Technical Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) Validation
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) VB
2 3 (6.98%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) ISEB
2 21 (48.84%) ISTQB
3 13 (30.23%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) AppSense
2 2 (4.65%) Citrix
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Telerik
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday