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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 642 608 557
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 282 283 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 251 237 325
Average salary £39,000 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
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
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
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 28 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 28 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
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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 -26 249 £40,000 -5.88% 24
South East +40 76 £39,000 +1.29% 5
London -120 73 £48,750 -2.50% 7
North West +24 35 £34,000 +3.03% 2
Berkshire +30 30 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wales +12 29 £30,000 -33.33%
City of London -21 29 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Reading +8 24 £41,500 +10.66%
Cardiff +9 22 £30,000 -11.11%
South Wales +9 22 £30,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire -22 22 £35,000 +7.69% 5
West Yorkshire -20 20 £35,000 +6.06% 3
East Sussex - 19 £37,500 - 1
Manchester -6 17 £34,000 +1.49%
Brighton - 17 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +7 14 £32,250 -2.27%
East Midlands +3 13 £37,500 +1.35%
Surrey -2 13 £38,500 -12.00% 3
Leeds -31 13 £33,000 - 1
East of England -11 12 £37,000 -12.94% 1
West Midlands -12 12 £40,000 +23.07%
South West -20 9 £37,500 -12.28% 4
Hertfordshire -12 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire -8 7 £35,250 -8.44%
Warrington -16 7 £30,000 -9.09%
Swansea - 7 £42,500 -
West Wales - 7 £42,500 -
Stockport - 6 £34,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £35,000 +20.68%
Nottingham +8 5 £35,000 +20.68%

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 209 (37.86%) Selenium
2 166 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (29.17%) Finance
4 156 (28.26%) SQL
5 155 (28.08%) ISEB
6 151 (27.36%) Test Scripting
7 145 (26.27%) QA
8 135 (24.46%) Automated Testing
9 122 (22.10%) HP Quality Center
10 119 (21.56%) ISTQB
11 94 (17.03%) QuickTest Pro
12 93 (16.85%) Scrum
12 93 (16.85%) Automation Testing
13 82 (14.86%) Manual Testing
14 69 (12.50%) Test Automation
14 69 (12.50%) Java
15 65 (11.78%) Web Services
16 64 (11.59%) Software Testing
17 63 (11.41%) WebDriver
18 62 (11.23%) Degree
19 59 (10.69%) Windows
19 59 (10.69%) Microsoft
19 59 (10.69%) Test Strategy
20 58 (10.51%) C#
20 58 (10.51%) .NET
21 56 (10.14%) TDD
22 54 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
23 53 (9.60%) Banking
23 53 (9.60%) XML
24 51 (9.24%) HP

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) WebSphere
1 8 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.27%) Confluence
3 5 (0.91%) IIS
3 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.45%) 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 Financials
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.18%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.09%) Internet
2 5 (0.91%) 3G
3 4 (0.72%) HTTP
4 2 (0.36%) Firewall
4 2 (0.36%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) LAN
5 1 (0.18%) WAN
5 1 (0.18%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.99%) DB2
3 11 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (1.81%) MySQL
5 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.18%) OLAP
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.18%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 209 (37.86%) Selenium
2 94 (17.03%) QuickTest Pro
3 63 (11.41%) WebDriver
4 41 (7.43%) SoapUI
5 40 (7.25%) JIRA
6 36 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 32 (5.80%) Visual Studio
8 25 (4.53%) LoadRunner
9 22 (3.99%) FitNesse
9 22 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (3.80%) JBehave
10 21 (3.80%) Jenkins
11 18 (3.26%) Maven
12 16 (2.90%) JMeter
12 16 (2.90%) WinRunner
12 16 (2.90%) JUnit
13 14 (2.54%) Hudson
14 11 (1.99%) WATIR
14 11 (1.99%) Git (software)
15 10 (1.81%) NUnit
General
1 161 (29.17%) Finance
2 53 (9.60%) Banking
3 25 (4.53%) Retail
4 19 (3.44%) Publishing
5 16 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.45%) Legal
8 7 (1.27%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.72%) Law
9 4 (0.72%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
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 65 (11.78%) Web Services
2 58 (10.51%) .NET
3 53 (9.60%) XML
4 38 (6.88%) SOAP
5 26 (4.71%) REST
6 23 (4.17%) HTML
7 18 (3.26%) CSS
8 14 (2.54%) RESTful
9 11 (1.99%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.63%) MDX
10 9 (1.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.09%) CGI
12 5 (0.91%) XSD
12 5 (0.91%) WSDL
12 5 (0.91%) WCF
13 4 (0.72%) jQuery
13 4 (0.72%) J2EE
14 3 (0.54%) LAMP
14 3 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
14 3 (0.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.34%) Mobile App
2 20 (3.62%) Blackberry
3 19 (3.44%) Open Source
4 14 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.54%) Derivative
4 14 (2.54%) Mathematics
4 14 (2.54%) Mainframe
5 13 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.36%) Statistics
6 12 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.99%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.81%) Fixed Income
9 9 (1.63%) iPad
10 8 (1.45%) iPhone
10 8 (1.45%) Equities
10 8 (1.45%) AS400
11 7 (1.27%) IVR
11 7 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (0.91%) Spread Betting
13 4 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.69%) Windows
2 28 (5.07%) Android
3 24 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.99%) Linux
5 16 (2.90%) UNIX
6 7 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.72%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (27.36%) Test Scripting
3 135 (24.46%) Automated Testing
4 93 (16.85%) Scrum
4 93 (16.85%) Automation Testing
5 82 (14.86%) Manual Testing
6 69 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 64 (11.59%) Software Testing
8 59 (10.69%) Test Strategy
9 56 (10.14%) TDD
10 54 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 48 (8.70%) Performance Testing
12 40 (7.25%) BDD
13 36 (6.52%) System Testing
14 34 (6.16%) Integration Testing
15 29 (5.25%) Waterfall
16 28 (5.07%) Test Management
17 27 (4.89%) Validation
18 24 (4.35%) Web Testing
19 22 (3.99%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 156 (28.26%) SQL
2 69 (12.50%) Java
3 58 (10.51%) C#
4 24 (4.35%) VBScript
5 17 (3.08%) Groovy
6 16 (2.90%) Ruby
6 16 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 16 (2.90%) PHP
7 13 (2.36%) C++
7 13 (2.36%) XPath
8 12 (2.17%) Python
8 12 (2.17%) VB
9 9 (1.63%) C
9 9 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.91%) XQuery
11 4 (0.72%) VBA
12 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.36%) Perl
14 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 155 (28.08%) ISEB
2 119 (21.56%) ISTQB
3 62 (11.23%) Degree
4 37 (6.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 17 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (1.27%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.72%) CSQA
9 4 (0.72%) MBA
9 4 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (26.27%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (1.99%) VirtualBox
2 6 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 122 (22.10%) 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 59 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.24%) HP
3 34 (6.16%) Oracle
4 12 (2.17%) IBM
5 11 (1.99%) Citrix
5 11 (1.99%) T-Plan
6 8 (1.45%) SAP
7 7 (1.27%) Hitachi
8 5 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.91%) webMethods
8 5 (0.91%) StatPro
8 5 (0.91%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.72%) Capita
9 4 (0.72%) Charles River
10 3 (0.54%) VMware
10 3 (0.54%) Splunk
11 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.36%) Telerik
12 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.18%) MicroStrategy
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