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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 227 218 222
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 19 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 9
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
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
5540 5841 5294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.99% 97.46% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4969 4505
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Bristol +3 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Gloucestershire +4 4 - -
Devon -3 3 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +7 2 - -
Somerset -9 2 £37,500 +20.96%
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 18 (41.86%) ISEB
4 17 (39.53%) QA
5 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
6 13 (30.23%) Scrum
7 12 (27.91%) Selenium
8 11 (25.58%) Java
9 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
9 10 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) BDD
10 9 (20.93%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (20.93%) HTML
11 8 (18.60%) TDD
11 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
11 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
12 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
12 7 (16.28%) Agile Testing
12 7 (16.28%) Process Improvement
12 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
12 7 (16.28%) XML
12 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
12 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
12 7 (16.28%) Defect Management
13 6 (13.95%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.98%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Selenium
2 4 (9.30%) ClearQuest
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.33%) Calabash
4 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.33%) Protractor
4 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) TestNG
4 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) XML
3 4 (9.30%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) J2EE
4 2 (4.65%) JMS
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) XSLT
5 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Equities
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Unix
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
3 13 (30.23%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
5 9 (20.93%) BDD
5 9 (20.93%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 7 (16.28%) Agile Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Defect Management
7 7 (16.28%) Process Improvement
7 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.95%) DSDM
8 6 (13.95%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Pair Programming
8 6 (13.95%) SOA
8 6 (13.95%) System Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) C
4 4 (9.30%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
4 4 (9.30%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) C++
5 3 (6.98%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.98%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) ISEB
2 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
4 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
5 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CSQA
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (39.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) vSphere
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Sybase
3 5 (11.63%) Citrix
3 5 (11.63%) Remedy
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Apple
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago