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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 226 220 240
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 10 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.35% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.36% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 3
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5123 5567 5850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.28% 97.05% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4337 4683 4863
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 0 10 £32,500 -7.14%
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) ISEB
3 16 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
5 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) QA
8 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
8 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (25.00%) Line Management
9 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
10 7 (21.88%) BDD
10 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Test Management
10 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
11 6 (18.75%) Security Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Testing
12 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
12 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
12 5 (15.63%) Scrum
12 5 (15.63%) MS Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) JMS
2 2 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Equities
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
3 14 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Line Management
6 7 (21.88%) BDD
6 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Test Management
6 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Security Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
8 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 4 (12.50%) RUP
10 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
10 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) C
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) R
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) ISEB
2 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
3 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Apple
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
2 2 (6.25%) Remedy
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle