The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 108 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 26 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.35% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.38% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2169 2129 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.65% 94.25% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1706 1776
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Analyst
Berkshire

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 23 July 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (65.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 24 (63.16%) Automation Testing
4 22 (57.89%) XML
5 20 (52.63%) Finance
6 18 (47.37%) VBScript
7 16 (42.11%) Manual Testing
8 13 (34.21%) SQL
9 12 (31.58%) System Testing
9 12 (31.58%) Integration Testing
10 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
11 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
11 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
11 8 (21.05%) Web Testing
11 8 (21.05%) XPath
11 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (18.42%) Selenium
13 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
14 5 (13.16%) QA
14 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
14 5 (13.16%) VB
14 5 (13.16%) C
14 5 (13.16%) HP
15 4 (10.53%) Scrum
15 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
16 3 (7.89%) Oracle
17 2 (5.26%) C#
17 2 (5.26%) ISEB
17 2 (5.26%) Citrix

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (18.42%) Selenium
3 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.26%) WinRunner
4 2 (5.26%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Automation Testing
2 16 (42.11%) Manual Testing
3 12 (31.58%) System Testing
3 12 (31.58%) Integration Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.05%) Web Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.26%) Test Management
9 2 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Fault Management
10 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.63%) Project Management
10 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Migration
10 1 (2.63%) BDD
10 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) VBScript
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) XPath
4 5 (13.16%) VB
4 5 (13.16%) C
5 2 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Netcool
2 1 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) HP
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Veritas
4 1 (2.63%) McAfee
4 1 (2.63%) BT
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft