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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
England / South West
Rank 210 230 220
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 15 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 15
Median salary £32,250 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,395 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -1.59%

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
4721 5439 5857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.70% 97.28% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 4610 4982
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire -3 8 £32,000 - 1
Somerset - 7 £32,250 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (65.22%) ISEB
3 27 (58.70%) ISTQB
4 26 (56.52%) BDD
5 25 (54.35%) Software Testing
5 25 (54.35%) Test Automation
6 24 (52.17%) Waterfall
6 24 (52.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 24 (52.17%) Line Management
7 23 (50.00%) SpecFlow
7 23 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 22 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (45.65%) Cucumber
9 21 (45.65%) Test Management
9 21 (45.65%) Load Testing
10 19 (41.30%) Performance Testing
11 17 (36.96%) Security Testing
12 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
12 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
12 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
12 9 (19.57%) Scrum
12 9 (19.57%) Test Planning
13 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
14 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
15 5 (10.87%) Java
15 5 (10.87%) Manual Testing
15 5 (10.87%) Selenium
15 5 (10.87%) JIRA

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 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 22 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (45.65%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 5 (10.87%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Android
1 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) BDD
3 25 (54.35%) Software Testing
3 25 (54.35%) Test Automation
4 24 (52.17%) Line Management
4 24 (52.17%) Non-Functional Testing
4 24 (52.17%) Waterfall
5 21 (45.65%) Load Testing
5 21 (45.65%) Test Management
6 19 (41.30%) Performance Testing
7 17 (36.96%) Security Testing
8 9 (19.57%) Scrum
8 9 (19.57%) Test Planning
8 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
9 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
10 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
11 5 (10.87%) Manual Testing
11 5 (10.87%) User Stories
12 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
12 4 (8.70%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) ISEB
2 27 (58.70%) ISTQB
3 23 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
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