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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 240 239 237
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 15 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 22
Median salary £40,000 £33,250 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
6156 6449 7028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.59% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5169 5358 5801
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 27 September 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 +21 8 £40,000 +19.40%
Manchester -6 4 £38,500 +37.50%
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) ISEB
3 11 (55.00%) System Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (40.00%) User Stories
6 8 (40.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (25.00%) QA
9 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
10 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 2 (10.00%) Validation
11 2 (10.00%) Scrum
11 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
11 2 (10.00%) Project Management
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.00%) HP
11 2 (10.00%) C#
11 2 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.00%) Degree

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:

Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.00%) Appium
3 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) System Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (40.00%) User Stories
7 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
9 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 2 (10.00%) Line Management
9 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) SDLC
9 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISEB
2 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) HNC
4 1 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) HP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft