The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 229 219 217
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 19 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 23
Median salary £32,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,712
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
5496 5711 5935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.59% 96.99% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4653 4838 4971
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Somerset -4 15 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Bristol +1 2 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Dorset +6 1 £35,000 -28.93% 1
Gloucestershire -9 1 £38,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) ISEB
3 22 (78.57%) Software Testing
3 22 (78.57%) ISTQB
3 22 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 22 (78.57%) BDD
3 22 (78.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 21 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (75.00%) Line Management
5 20 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (71.43%) Cucumber
5 20 (71.43%) SpecFlow
6 19 (67.86%) Test Management
6 19 (67.86%) Load Testing
7 18 (64.29%) Performance Testing
8 16 (57.14%) Security Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
11 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
11 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
11 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
12 4 (14.29%) User Stories
13 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
13 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
13 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
14 2 (7.14%) Coaching
14 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 20 (71.43%) SpecFlow
1 20 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Hudson
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) BDD
2 22 (78.57%) Software Testing
2 22 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 21 (75.00%) Line Management
3 21 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 21 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 19 (67.86%) Load Testing
4 19 (67.86%) Test Management
5 18 (64.29%) Performance Testing
6 16 (57.14%) Security Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
9 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 4 (14.29%) User Stories
11 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
12 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) ISEB
2 22 (78.57%) ISTQB
2 22 (78.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago