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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 352 362 390
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 90 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 52
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +13 39 £42,500 +13.33% 5
East Sussex -11 21 £37,500 +1.35%
Surrey -7 13 £50,000 +22.69%
Hampshire -23 11 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £41,250 +3.12%
West Sussex - 3 £38,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 85 (53.13%) HP Quality Center
2 72 (45.00%) Finance
3 63 (39.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 55 (34.38%) SQL
5 49 (30.63%) ISEB
6 48 (30.00%) Automation Testing
7 44 (27.50%) XML
8 42 (26.25%) Selenium
9 36 (22.50%) Manual Testing
10 33 (20.63%) VBScript
11 28 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (15.63%) System Testing
12 25 (15.63%) Test Automation
13 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
13 23 (14.38%) HP
14 22 (13.75%) ISTQB
14 22 (13.75%) SC Cleared
15 19 (11.88%) Test Scripting
16 18 (11.25%) Software Testing
17 17 (10.63%) Integration Testing
17 17 (10.63%) Web Testing
17 17 (10.63%) QA
18 16 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (10.00%) Scrum
19 15 (9.38%) C#
19 15 (9.38%) SOAP
19 15 (9.38%) Web Services
20 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
20 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
20 14 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (8.13%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.88%) IIS
3 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) 3G
2 2 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.13%) DB2
2 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.25%) MySQL
4 2 (1.25%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.25%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.25%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 63 (39.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 42 (26.25%) Selenium
3 16 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 10 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.63%) LoadRunner
7 8 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
8 7 (4.38%) JIRA
9 5 (3.13%) TestDirector
10 4 (2.50%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.50%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.50%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.88%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.88%) Toad
12 2 (1.25%) WinRunner
12 2 (1.25%) JMeter
12 2 (1.25%) MSTest
12 2 (1.25%) eggPlant
12 2 (1.25%) LoadUI
13 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 72 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (27.50%) XML
2 15 (9.38%) SOAP
2 15 (9.38%) Web Services
3 11 (6.88%) .NET
4 10 (6.25%) XSD
4 10 (6.25%) WSDL
5 6 (3.75%) HTML
6 5 (3.13%) CGI
7 4 (2.50%) CSS
8 3 (1.88%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.63%) J2EE
9 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.25%) iSeries
4 2 (1.25%) Open Source
4 2 (1.25%) AS400
4 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.63%) Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) iPad
5 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.50%) Windows
2 5 (3.13%) Linux
3 4 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) Automation Testing
2 36 (22.50%) Manual Testing
3 28 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.63%) System Testing
4 25 (15.63%) Test Automation
5 19 (11.88%) Test Scripting
6 18 (11.25%) Software Testing
7 17 (10.63%) Integration Testing
7 17 (10.63%) Web Testing
8 16 (10.00%) Scrum
9 14 (8.75%) Test Management
9 14 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (8.75%) Test Strategy
10 11 (6.88%) Regression Testing
11 10 (6.25%) Automated Testing
11 10 (6.25%) V-Model
12 6 (3.75%) BDD
12 6 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.75%) TDD
13 4 (2.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (34.38%) SQL
2 33 (20.63%) VBScript
3 15 (9.38%) C#
4 13 (8.13%) XPath
5 6 (3.75%) VB
6 5 (3.13%) Java
6 5 (3.13%) C
7 3 (1.88%) PHP
7 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.88%) Python
8 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (30.63%) ISEB
2 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
3 22 (13.75%) ISTQB
3 22 (13.75%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.75%) Degree
6 3 (1.88%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.25%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 85 (53.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.63%) Netcool
3 1 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) HP
2 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (1.88%) Citrix
5 2 (1.25%) SAP
5 2 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas
6 1 (0.63%) McAfee
6 1 (0.63%) ESRI
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago