The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 676 681 630
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 228 265 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 179 215 189
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% -12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -6.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
England -19 193 £41,500 +3.75% 21
London -29 54 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Yorkshire +21 45 £38,500 +10.00% 3
South East -12 38 £43,500 +19.17% 4
South Yorkshire - 26 £38,500 -
South West +2 23 £34,000 -7.35% 3
West Yorkshire -8 19 £39,500 +12.85% 3
Doncaster - 18 £39,500 -
Berkshire +3 17 £45,000 +23.28% 2
Reading -7 14 £45,000 +23.28%
City of London +17 13 £57,500 +27.77% 2
North West -11 13 £32,500 +8.33% 2
South Wales +5 12 £29,129 -2.90%
Wales +3 12 £29,129 -2.90%
Cardiff +8 11 £29,129 -2.90%
East of England +29 10 £47,500 +31.94% 2
Scotland +20 10 £38,000 - 1
Leeds -19 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Edinburgh +15 8 £38,000 -
Surrey +13 8 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Hertfordshire +5 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Swindon - 8 £33,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 8 £33,000 - 1
Bradford - 8 £42,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 7 £38,250 -
Cheshire +7 6 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £38,250 -
Gloucester - 6 £39,000 -
Guildford - 6 £41,500 -
Birmingham +2 5 £40,000 -3.61%

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 236 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (34.51%) ISEB
3 149 (32.75%) ISTQB
4 147 (32.31%) QA
5 145 (31.87%) Test Scripting
6 137 (30.11%) Finance
7 134 (29.45%) SQL
8 129 (28.35%) Software Testing
9 124 (27.25%) Selenium
10 116 (25.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 97 (21.32%) Test Management
12 92 (20.22%) Manual Testing
13 83 (18.24%) Automated Testing
14 82 (18.02%) HP Quality Center
15 76 (16.70%) QuickTest Pro
16 69 (15.16%) HP
17 67 (14.73%) Test Strategy
17 67 (14.73%) Banking
18 65 (14.29%) Test Automation
19 64 (14.07%) Java
20 63 (13.85%) Automation Testing
21 62 (13.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 59 (12.97%) Mentoring
23 57 (12.53%) Scrum
24 51 (11.21%) .NET
24 51 (11.21%) Microsoft
25 50 (10.99%) Security Cleared
26 49 (10.77%) JIRA
27 46 (10.11%) C#
28 45 (9.89%) Oracle

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (2.20%) Confluence
2 6 (1.32%) SAS
3 4 (0.88%) Node.js
3 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.44%) IIS
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.64%) MS Project
3 10 (2.20%) MS Office
4 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Endur
1 1 (0.22%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.10%) SaaS
2 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.76%) HTTP
2 6 (1.32%) HTTPS
3 4 (0.88%) Wireless
3 4 (0.88%) DNS
3 4 (0.88%) LAN
3 4 (0.88%) WAN
4 3 (0.66%) Internet
5 2 (0.44%) ICMP
6 1 (0.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.98%) Big Data
6 7 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.10%) MySQL
8 5 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.88%) Redis
10 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.44%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.44%) DB2
12 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 124 (27.25%) Selenium
2 76 (16.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 49 (10.77%) JIRA
4 45 (9.89%) WebDriver
5 41 (9.01%) Visual Studio
6 38 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (6.15%) Cucumber
8 20 (4.40%) SoapUI
9 19 (4.18%) LoadRunner
10 13 (2.86%) JMeter
11 10 (2.20%) TestDirector
12 9 (1.98%) Toad
13 8 (1.76%) Bugzilla
14 7 (1.54%) JUnit
15 6 (1.32%) Git (software)
15 6 (1.32%) Selenium IDE
16 5 (1.10%) Jenkins
16 5 (1.10%) Ranorex
16 5 (1.10%) MSTest
16 5 (1.10%) FitNesse
General
1 137 (30.11%) Finance
2 67 (14.73%) Banking
3 43 (9.45%) Retail
4 24 (5.27%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.42%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.42%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.54%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.66%) Legal
8 3 (0.66%) Marketing
9 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Games
9 2 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.21%) .NET
2 32 (7.03%) XML
3 27 (5.93%) Web Services
4 17 (3.74%) SOAP
5 9 (1.98%) HTML
6 8 (1.76%) Gherkin
7 6 (1.32%) RESTful
7 6 (1.32%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.32%) CSS
8 5 (1.10%) JSON
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.44%) REST
9 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.22%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.22%) JSP
10 1 (0.22%) Servlets
10 1 (0.22%) XSLT
10 1 (0.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.64%) Open Source
4 9 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.98%) Mathematics
5 8 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.54%) Statistics
7 6 (1.32%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.88%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.88%) NHS
9 4 (0.88%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.66%) Wiki
11 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Social Media
12 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.79%) Linux
2 28 (6.15%) Windows
3 23 (5.05%) UNIX
4 11 (2.42%) Android
4 11 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (31.87%) Test Scripting
3 129 (28.35%) Software Testing
4 116 (25.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 97 (21.32%) Test Management
6 92 (20.22%) Manual Testing
7 83 (18.24%) Automated Testing
8 67 (14.73%) Test Strategy
9 65 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 63 (13.85%) Automation Testing
11 59 (12.97%) Mentoring
12 57 (12.53%) Scrum
13 45 (9.89%) Regression Testing
13 45 (9.89%) Test Planning
14 39 (8.57%) BDD
15 36 (7.91%) Waterfall
16 35 (7.69%) Integration Testing
17 32 (7.03%) System Testing
18 31 (6.81%) Performance Testing
18 31 (6.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (29.45%) SQL
2 64 (14.07%) Java
3 46 (10.11%) C#
4 21 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.52%) VBScript
5 16 (3.52%) VB
6 14 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.64%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.20%) C
9 7 (1.54%) Python
9 7 (1.54%) Ruby
10 6 (1.32%) Perl
11 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.66%) Groovy
12 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.44%) VBA
12 2 (0.44%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) C++
13 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 157 (34.51%) ISEB
2 149 (32.75%) ISTQB
3 62 (13.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 50 (10.99%) Security Cleared
5 44 (9.67%) SC Cleared
6 42 (9.23%) Degree
7 20 (4.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.66%) APMP
9 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.44%) HNC
10 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (32.31%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 82 (18.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (15.16%) HP
2 51 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 45 (9.89%) Oracle
4 15 (3.30%) IBM
5 6 (1.32%) Business Objects
6 4 (0.88%) SAP
6 4 (0.88%) Capita
6 4 (0.88%) VMware
7 3 (0.66%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.66%) Citrix
8 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.22%) Apple
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.22%) TSYS
9 1 (0.22%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) Aquila
9 1 (0.22%) Google
9 1 (0.22%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.22%) Telerik
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £34,500 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare,
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago