The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 16 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.96% 3.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £31,000 £29,712 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Senior Test Analyst
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49 101 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 96.08% 100.00% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33 90 45
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,036
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Taunton

Senior Test Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) Line Management
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Security Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft