The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 80 76 94
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 18 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.43% 1.58% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.63% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 3
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average 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
1232 1042 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.78% 96.66% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 937 977
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(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
Cardiff -17 13 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Bridgend - 5 £29,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) ISEB
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
6 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
6 8 (34.78%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) Validation
6 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) C#
9 4 (17.39%) HTML
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) XSL
9 4 (17.39%) Python
9 4 (17.39%) AS400
9 4 (17.39%) JMeter
9 4 (17.39%) JSON
9 4 (17.39%) Ajax
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Selenium
9 4 (17.39%) MSTest

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) JMeter
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) MSTest
3 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Toad
3 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) SOAP
1 4 (17.39%) XML
1 4 (17.39%) XSL
1 4 (17.39%) Ajax
1 4 (17.39%) JSON
1 4 (17.39%) REST
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Test Scripting
4 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Validation
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
9 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Data Management
10 1 (4.35%) ETL
10 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
10 1 (4.35%) Scalability Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
10 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ISEB
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Telerik
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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