The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 59 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.21% 0.22% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.66%
Senior Test Analyst
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
455 441 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.79% 96.92% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 366 358 472
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft