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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
England / North West
Rank 231 209 245
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 20 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 15
Median salary £33,250 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £37,500 £39,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
5760 5379 6682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 96.48% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4815 4511 5586
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 £24,001 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -19 10 £35,625 -2.39%
Merseyside -3 5 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire +7 4 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Lancashire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) ISEB
3 19 (54.29%) ISTQB
4 17 (48.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (37.14%) JIRA
6 12 (34.29%) Regression Testing
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
7 11 (31.43%) QA
8 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 9 (25.71%) Scrum
9 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
9 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Selenium
10 8 (22.86%) SDLC
11 7 (20.00%) iPad
11 7 (20.00%) System Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
12 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
12 6 (17.14%) User Stories
12 6 (17.14%) Automation Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
12 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
13 5 (14.29%) ATDD
13 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (14.29%) DevOps
13 5 (14.29%) Java
13 5 (14.29%) Degree
13 5 (14.29%) BDD
13 5 (14.29%) Confluence
14 4 (11.43%) WebDriver

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 5 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) JIRA
2 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
3 8 (22.86%) Selenium
4 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) SpecFlow
4 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.86%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) iPad
2 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (34.29%) Regression Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
5 8 (22.86%) SDLC
6 7 (20.00%) System Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Automation Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
7 6 (17.14%) User Stories
7 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.29%) ATDD
8 5 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (14.29%) DevOps
9 4 (11.43%) Agile Testing
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.43%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) ISEB
2 19 (54.29%) ISTQB
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) HP
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