The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 110 114 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 31 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 0.85% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.91% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Senior Test Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2273 2077 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 93.14% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1655 1554
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (65.52%) HP Quality Center
1 38 (65.52%) Automation Testing
2 34 (58.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 33 (56.90%) XML
4 27 (46.55%) Finance
5 26 (44.83%) VBScript
6 24 (41.38%) SQL
6 24 (41.38%) Manual Testing
7 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (31.03%) SC Cleared
8 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
9 17 (29.31%) System Testing
9 17 (29.31%) Integration Testing
10 14 (24.14%) Web Testing
10 14 (24.14%) XPath
10 14 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
12 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
13 9 (15.52%) Selenium
13 9 (15.52%) QA
14 8 (13.79%) Scrum
15 6 (10.34%) TestDirector
15 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (10.34%) ISEB
15 6 (10.34%) Windows
16 5 (8.62%) SOAP
16 5 (8.62%) C
16 5 (8.62%) LoadRunner
16 5 (8.62%) HP
16 5 (8.62%) Windows XP

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
1 4 (6.90%) SQLPlus
1 4 (6.90%) DataStage
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (58.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (15.52%) Selenium
3 6 (10.34%) TestDirector
4 5 (8.62%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.90%) eggPlant
5 4 (6.90%) LoadUI
5 4 (6.90%) Toad
6 3 (5.17%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) XML
2 5 (8.62%) SOAP
3 4 (6.90%) HTML
3 4 (6.90%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Clustering
1 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Automation Testing
2 24 (41.38%) Manual Testing
3 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.31%) System Testing
4 17 (29.31%) Integration Testing
5 14 (24.14%) Web Testing
6 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
8 8 (13.79%) Scrum
9 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.90%) BDD
10 4 (6.90%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.90%) TDD
10 4 (6.90%) ETL
10 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.90%) OOP
10 4 (6.90%) CRM
11 2 (3.45%) Black-Box Testing
12 1 (1.72%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) VBScript
2 24 (41.38%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) XPath
4 5 (8.62%) C
5 4 (6.90%) Java
5 4 (6.90%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) SC Cleared
1 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 38 (65.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.45%) Netcool
2 2 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) HP
2 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) Veritas
4 2 (3.45%) McAfee
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