The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 247 208 257
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 16 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.64% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 12
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £38,875 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
6058 5797 7180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.71% 95.80% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5113 4788 6135
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -7 8 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Manchester -16 4 £41,250 +13.40%
Lancashire -13 2 £47,500 -
Merseyside -15 2 £32,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) ISEB
3 21 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (60.00%) Regression Testing
5 15 (50.00%) JIRA
6 14 (46.67%) Software Testing
7 13 (43.33%) ISTQB
7 13 (43.33%) System Testing
8 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
8 11 (36.67%) User Stories
9 8 (26.67%) Selenium
10 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
10 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) Driving Licence
11 6 (20.00%) SDLC
11 6 (20.00%) Finance
11 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
11 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 5 (16.67%) QA
13 4 (13.33%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) Agile Testing
13 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
13 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle
13 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
13 4 (13.33%) SoapUI
13 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Relational Database

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (26.67%) Selenium
3 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.67%) Appium
5 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Ranorex
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 14 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 13 (43.33%) System Testing
6 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
6 11 (36.67%) User Stories
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (13.33%) Agile Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
10 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.67%) ATDD
11 2 (6.67%) DevOps
11 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Line Management
11 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) ISEB
2 13 (43.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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