The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 624 606 548
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 283 282 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 252 234 323
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 2014 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 22 July 2014. 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 -28 250 £40,000 -5.88% 20
South East +28 77 £39,000 +1.29% 4
London -91 76 £47,500 -5.00% 6
North West +27 36 £34,000 +3.03% 1
Berkshire +31 32 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales +18 29 £30,000 -33.33%
City of London -20 29 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Reading +29 26 £40,000 +10.34%
Cardiff +12 22 £30,000 -11.11%
South Wales +8 22 £30,000 -33.33%
West Yorkshire -22 19 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Yorkshire -32 19 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Manchester +16 18 £34,000 +1.49%
East Sussex - 17 £37,500 - 2
Brighton - 16 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +18 14 £32,250 -2.27% 1
East Midlands +5 14 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Surrey +11 13 £39,250 -12.77% 2
Leeds -23 13 £33,500 +1.51% 2
West Midlands +12 12 £40,000 +23.07%
East of England -11 11 £36,000 -15.29%
Hertfordshire -16 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire -18 8 £37,500 -2.59%
South West -29 8 £37,750 -13.21% 3
Warrington -12 7 £30,000 -9.09% 1
Swansea - 7 £42,500 -
West Wales - 7 £42,500 -
Stockport - 6 £34,000 -
Knutsford +11 5 £40,000 +21.21%
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £35,000 +20.68%

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 205 (37.21%) Selenium
2 161 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (29.04%) Finance
4 155 (28.13%) SQL
5 153 (27.77%) ISEB
5 153 (27.77%) Test Scripting
6 144 (26.13%) QA
7 135 (24.50%) Automated Testing
8 123 (22.32%) HP Quality Center
9 118 (21.42%) ISTQB
10 95 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
11 91 (16.52%) Scrum
11 91 (16.52%) Automation Testing
12 83 (15.06%) Manual Testing
13 68 (12.34%) Java
14 65 (11.80%) Test Automation
15 63 (11.43%) Software Testing
16 62 (11.25%) Degree
17 60 (10.89%) Web Services
17 60 (10.89%) WebDriver
18 59 (10.71%) C#
19 58 (10.53%) Windows
19 58 (10.53%) Test Strategy
20 57 (10.34%) .NET
20 57 (10.34%) Microsoft
21 54 (9.80%) TDD
21 54 (9.80%) Banking
22 53 (9.62%) XML
23 51 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
24 49 (8.89%) HP

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (1.45%) WebSphere
2 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.73%) Confluence
3 4 (0.73%) IIS
4 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.54%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.09%) Internet
2 5 (0.91%) 3G
3 4 (0.73%) HTTP
4 2 (0.36%) Firewall
4 2 (0.36%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.00%) DB2
5 10 (1.81%) MySQL
6 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.18%) OLAP
12 1 (0.18%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 205 (37.21%) Selenium
2 95 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
3 60 (10.89%) WebDriver
4 38 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 37 (6.72%) JIRA
6 36 (6.53%) Cucumber
7 31 (5.63%) Visual Studio
8 26 (4.72%) LoadRunner
9 22 (3.99%) FitNesse
10 21 (3.81%) JBehave
10 21 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (3.45%) Jenkins
12 18 (3.27%) Maven
13 16 (2.90%) WinRunner
14 15 (2.72%) JMeter
15 14 (2.54%) Hudson
15 14 (2.54%) JUnit
16 11 (2.00%) NUnit
17 9 (1.63%) WATIR
18 8 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 160 (29.04%) Finance
2 54 (9.80%) Banking
3 23 (4.17%) Retail
4 18 (3.27%) Publishing
5 17 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.09%) Legal
8 5 (0.91%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.73%) Front Office
9 4 (0.73%) Law
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) International Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (10.89%) Web Services
2 57 (10.34%) .NET
3 53 (9.62%) XML
4 36 (6.53%) SOAP
5 26 (4.72%) REST
6 22 (3.99%) HTML
7 18 (3.27%) CSS
8 12 (2.18%) RESTful
9 9 (1.63%) MDX
9 9 (1.63%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.63%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.09%) CGI
11 5 (0.91%) WCF
12 4 (0.73%) jQuery
12 4 (0.73%) WSDL
12 4 (0.73%) XSD
12 4 (0.73%) J2EE
13 3 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
14 2 (0.36%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (0.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.17%) Mobile App
2 20 (3.63%) Blackberry
3 19 (3.45%) Open Source
4 14 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.54%) Mainframe
4 14 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.54%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.36%) Derivative
5 13 (2.36%) Statistics
5 13 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.81%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.63%) iPad
9 8 (1.45%) iPhone
9 8 (1.45%) Equities
9 8 (1.45%) AS400
10 7 (1.27%) IVR
10 7 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (0.91%) Spread Betting
12 4 (0.73%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.53%) Windows
2 28 (5.08%) Android
3 24 (4.36%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.63%) Linux
5 17 (3.09%) UNIX
6 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.91%) Windows Vista
8 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (27.77%) Test Scripting
3 135 (24.50%) Automated Testing
4 91 (16.52%) Scrum
4 91 (16.52%) Automation Testing
5 83 (15.06%) Manual Testing
6 65 (11.80%) Test Automation
7 63 (11.43%) Software Testing
8 58 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 54 (9.80%) TDD
10 51 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 48 (8.71%) Performance Testing
12 39 (7.08%) BDD
13 32 (5.81%) Integration Testing
13 32 (5.81%) System Testing
14 29 (5.26%) Waterfall
15 28 (5.08%) Validation
16 27 (4.90%) Test Management
17 24 (4.36%) Web Testing
18 22 (3.99%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 155 (28.13%) SQL
2 68 (12.34%) Java
3 59 (10.71%) C#
4 24 (4.36%) VBScript
5 17 (3.09%) Groovy
6 16 (2.90%) PHP
6 16 (2.90%) Ruby
7 15 (2.72%) JavaScript
8 14 (2.54%) VB
9 13 (2.36%) XPath
9 13 (2.36%) C++
10 12 (2.18%) Python
11 10 (1.81%) C
12 9 (1.63%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.91%) XQuery
14 4 (0.73%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.73%) VBA
15 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 153 (27.77%) ISEB
2 118 (21.42%) ISTQB
3 62 (11.25%) Degree
4 37 (6.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (4.36%) Security Cleared
6 17 (3.09%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (1.27%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.73%) CSQA
9 4 (0.73%) MBA
10 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (26.13%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (2.00%) VirtualBox
2 7 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 123 (22.32%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.18%) Netcool
3 1 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 57 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.89%) HP
3 36 (6.53%) Oracle
4 12 (2.18%) Citrix
4 12 (2.18%) IBM
5 11 (2.00%) T-Plan
6 8 (1.45%) SAP
7 7 (1.27%) Hitachi
8 5 (0.91%) Capita
8 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.91%) webMethods
8 5 (0.91%) StatPro
8 5 (0.91%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.73%) Charles River
10 3 (0.54%) VMware
11 2 (0.36%) Splunk
11 2 (0.36%) Telerik
11 2 (0.36%) BT
12 1 (0.18%) AppSense
12 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
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