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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 109 116 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 28 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.13% 0.83% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.88% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 0
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2277 2156 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.63% 93.90% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1717 1633
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (71.43%) Automation Testing
2 33 (67.35%) HP Quality Center
3 31 (63.27%) XML
3 31 (63.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (51.02%) Finance
5 24 (48.98%) VBScript
6 22 (44.90%) Manual Testing
7 19 (38.78%) SQL
8 16 (32.65%) System Testing
8 16 (32.65%) Integration Testing
9 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 13 (26.53%) Web Testing
10 13 (26.53%) XPath
10 13 (26.53%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
12 8 (16.33%) Selenium
13 6 (12.24%) QA
14 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (10.20%) Scrum
14 5 (10.20%) LoadRunner
14 5 (10.20%) HP
14 5 (10.20%) C
14 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
14 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
15 4 (8.16%) VB
16 3 (6.12%) Windows
16 3 (6.12%) Oracle
16 3 (6.12%) ISEB
16 3 (6.12%) TestDirector

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (26.53%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.04%) DataStage
2 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 31 (63.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (16.33%) Selenium
3 5 (10.20%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.12%) TestDirector
5 2 (4.08%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.04%) Toad
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.04%) eggPlant
6 1 (2.04%) LoadUI
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.04%) iPad
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Automation Testing
2 22 (44.90%) Manual Testing
3 16 (32.65%) System Testing
3 16 (32.65%) Integration Testing
4 13 (26.53%) Web Testing
5 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.08%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (2.04%) TDD
8 1 (2.04%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.04%) OOP
8 1 (2.04%) CRM
8 1 (2.04%) ETL
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.04%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) VBScript
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) XPath
4 5 (10.20%) C
5 4 (8.16%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (67.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.04%) Netcool
2 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) HP
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas
4 1 (2.04%) McAfee
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
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