The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 381 376 416
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 65 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 27
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,065 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.23% -3.93%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20998 20896 20988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.81% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16760 17048 18116
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +40 31 £40,000 -6.43% 1
Surrey -3 14 £38,250 -13.06% 1
Hampshire -8 6 £42,500 +10.38% 1
East Sussex -10 6 £36,250 -19.44%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £38,000 +8.57%
West Sussex - 2 £38,500 -
Kent +5 1 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (45.95%) SQL
3 67 (45.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 67 (45.27%) HP Quality Center
4 65 (43.92%) Finance
5 56 (37.84%) ISEB
6 49 (33.11%) Selenium
7 47 (31.76%) Automation Testing
8 39 (26.35%) Security Cleared
9 35 (23.65%) SC Cleared
10 33 (22.30%) XML
11 31 (20.95%) Test Automation
12 30 (20.27%) Manual Testing
12 30 (20.27%) Test Scripting
13 27 (18.24%) Windows
13 27 (18.24%) VBScript
14 24 (16.22%) ISTQB
15 22 (14.86%) Test Management
16 20 (13.51%) System Testing
16 20 (13.51%) TestDirector
17 19 (12.84%) HP
17 19 (12.84%) Web Testing
17 19 (12.84%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
19 17 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (11.49%) Software Testing
20 16 (10.81%) Web Services
21 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
21 15 (10.14%) SOAP
22 14 (9.46%) WinRunner

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (9.46%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (6.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) LAN
1 5 (3.38%) WAN
2 4 (2.70%) HTTP
2 4 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.70%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.70%) DataStage
2 4 (2.70%) SQLPlus
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 67 (45.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 49 (33.11%) Selenium
3 20 (13.51%) TestDirector
4 19 (12.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (9.46%) SoapUI
5 14 (9.46%) WinRunner
6 13 (8.78%) Visual Studio
6 13 (8.78%) LoadRunner
7 10 (6.76%) JIRA
7 10 (6.76%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (4.05%) MSTest
8 6 (4.05%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.38%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.38%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.38%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.70%) Bugzilla
10 4 (2.70%) Toad
10 4 (2.70%) eggPlant
10 4 (2.70%) LoadUI
11 2 (1.35%) ClearQuest
General
1 65 (43.92%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Military
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.30%) XML
2 16 (10.81%) Web Services
3 15 (10.14%) SOAP
4 10 (6.76%) XSD
4 10 (6.76%) WSDL
5 8 (5.41%) .NET
6 7 (4.73%) HTML
7 5 (3.38%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.03%) CSS
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.08%) Clustering
3 5 (3.38%) Open Source
4 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) Windows
2 17 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (9.46%) Windows XP
4 8 (5.41%) Linux
5 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.35%) UNIX
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.76%) Automation Testing
3 31 (20.95%) Test Automation
4 30 (20.27%) Test Scripting
4 30 (20.27%) Manual Testing
5 22 (14.86%) Test Management
6 20 (13.51%) System Testing
7 19 (12.84%) Web Testing
8 18 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (11.49%) Software Testing
10 14 (9.46%) Scrum
10 14 (9.46%) Test Planning
11 13 (8.78%) Regression Testing
12 12 (8.11%) Automated Testing
13 11 (7.43%) Integration Testing
13 11 (7.43%) Test Strategy
14 10 (6.76%) Waterfall
14 10 (6.76%) BDD
14 10 (6.76%) TDD
15 9 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (45.95%) SQL
2 27 (18.24%) VBScript
3 14 (9.46%) XPath
4 13 (8.78%) C#
5 8 (5.41%) Java
6 6 (4.05%) Python
7 5 (3.38%) PHP
8 2 (1.35%) C
8 2 (1.35%) C++
8 2 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (37.84%) ISEB
2 39 (26.35%) Security Cleared
3 35 (23.65%) SC Cleared
4 24 (16.22%) ISTQB
5 8 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) Degree
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (45.27%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (6.08%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (6.08%) Netcool
2 9 (6.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (12.84%) HP
2 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.76%) Citrix
4 9 (6.08%) Veritas
4 9 (6.08%) McAfee
5 6 (4.05%) Oracle
6 4 (2.70%) SAP
7 2 (1.35%) VMware
7 2 (1.35%) Fujitsu
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