The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 84 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 9 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.85% 1.85% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.88% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 10
Median salary £34,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £29,900 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,250 £30,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Senior Test Analyst
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1039 1277 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.20% 98.31% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1118 930
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 5 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Torfaen - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
Wales

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Bug Management
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Confluence
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) VersionOne
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) JUnit
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) VersionOne
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) TestLink
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Bug Management
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Perforce
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 6% Pension, 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday