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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 406 377 401
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 30 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%
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
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 -2 17 £42,500 +14.09%
Oxfordshire - 3 £44,000 -
Surrey -14 2 £35,000 -10.25%
East Sussex -18 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Kent - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £40,000 -3.03%
Hampshire -13 1 - -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 46 (52.87%) ISEB
2 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (44.83%) HP Quality Center
4 37 (42.53%) SQL
5 34 (39.08%) ISTQB
6 32 (36.78%) Test Scripting
7 25 (28.74%) Security Cleared
7 25 (28.74%) QuickTest Pro
8 24 (27.59%) Finance
9 22 (25.29%) Test Automation
10 21 (24.14%) Windows
11 20 (22.99%) TestDirector
11 20 (22.99%) SC Cleared
12 19 (21.84%) Test Management
13 18 (20.69%) Selenium
14 17 (19.54%) Automation Testing
15 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
16 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (16.09%) Visual Studio
17 14 (16.09%) QA
17 14 (16.09%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (16.09%) System Testing
18 13 (14.94%) HP
18 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
19 12 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 12 (13.79%) Manual Testing
19 12 (13.79%) WinRunner
19 12 (13.79%) Software Testing
19 12 (13.79%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.05%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) HTTPS
2 4 (4.60%) LAN
2 4 (4.60%) WAN
2 4 (4.60%) HTTP
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.45%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.45%) DataStage
3 3 (3.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (22.99%) TestDirector
3 18 (20.69%) Selenium
4 15 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (16.09%) Visual Studio
6 12 (13.79%) WinRunner
7 8 (9.20%) JIRA
8 7 (8.05%) LoadRunner
9 6 (6.90%) SoapUI
10 5 (5.75%) Toad
10 5 (5.75%) WebDriver
11 4 (4.60%) MSTest
11 4 (4.60%) Bugzilla
12 3 (3.45%) eggPlant
12 3 (3.45%) LoadUI
12 3 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
13 2 (2.30%) ClearQuest
13 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Banking
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Legal
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) SOAP
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
1 4 (4.60%) XML
1 4 (4.60%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.15%) CSS
3 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Clustering
2 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) Open Source
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (12.64%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) Test Scripting
3 22 (25.29%) Test Automation
4 19 (21.84%) Test Management
5 17 (19.54%) Automation Testing
6 14 (16.09%) System Testing
6 14 (16.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
8 12 (13.79%) Manual Testing
8 12 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 12 (13.79%) Scrum
9 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
9 10 (11.49%) Test Planning
9 10 (11.49%) Test Strategy
10 7 (8.05%) Regression Testing
10 7 (8.05%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.75%) Web Testing
11 5 (5.75%) TDD
11 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) Java
3 7 (8.05%) VBScript
4 4 (4.60%) C#
5 3 (3.45%) Python
6 2 (2.30%) VB
6 2 (2.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 46 (52.87%) ISEB
2 34 (39.08%) ISTQB
3 25 (28.74%) Security Cleared
4 20 (22.99%) SC Cleared
5 12 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (8.05%) Degree
7 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (3.45%) APMP
9 1 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.15%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (44.83%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (9.20%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (9.20%) Netcool
2 8 (9.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) HP
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) Citrix
3 8 (9.20%) Veritas
3 8 (9.20%) McAfee
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle
5 3 (3.45%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) IBM
5 3 (3.45%) Capita
6 2 (2.30%) Fujitsu