The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 219 215 217
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 23 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.17% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.18% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 5
Average salary £33,000 £36,700 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.08% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £35,860 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5761 5093 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.41% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4816 4355 4571
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Wiltshire - 6 £33,000 -
Bristol +2 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Devon - 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 5 £32,750 - 1
Somerset -2 1 £35,000 -13.25% 1
Dorset - 1 £30,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 17 (40.48%) ISEB
3 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
6 12 (28.57%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
8 10 (23.81%) QA
9 9 (21.43%) Load Testing
9 9 (21.43%) Security Testing
10 8 (19.05%) C
11 7 (16.67%) Aerospace
11 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
11 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 7 (16.67%) Statistics
11 7 (16.67%) People Management
12 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.90%) SQL
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
13 5 (11.90%) Selenium
13 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (9.52%) Automation Testing
14 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
14 4 (9.52%) JIRA
14 4 (9.52%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 5 (11.90%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Statistics
3 3 (7.14%) Wiki
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Load Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Security Testing
6 7 (16.67%) People Management
7 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Data Management
9 4 (9.52%) Investment Management
9 4 (9.52%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Line Management
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) C
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) ISEB
2 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
3 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
1 3 (7.14%) Business Objects
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
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