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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 661 664 648
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 224 229 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 192 179 175
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £31,480
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 -28 188 £41,250 +5.76% 11
London +9 67 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Yorkshire +9 34 £37,500 +7.14% 4
South East -29 30 £42,500 +13.33%
City of London +15 25 £42,000 -6.66% 3
South West -8 19 £35,000 -4.63%
Berkshire -2 17 £42,500 +14.09%
West Yorkshire -12 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South Yorkshire - 17 £38,500 - 3
Reading -5 16 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +1 15 £47,500 +31.94%
North West -18 14 £35,000 +16.66%
Wales -14 11 £29,129 -2.90%
South Wales - 11 £29,129 -
Cardiff - 11 £29,129 -
Doncaster - 9 £41,250 -
Exeter +15 7 - -
Devon +8 7 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £47,500 +31.94%
Hertfordshire -2 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Halifax - 7 £37,500 -
Manchester -14 6 £37,750 +25.83%
Liverpool - 6 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 6 £32,500 -
Scotland +8 5 £38,000 -15.55%
Bradford -1 5 £36,500 -
Leeds -28 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East Midlands +27 4 £41,250 +17.85%
Watford +1 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Bristol -5 4 £40,000 +16.78%

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 212 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (36.59%) ISEB
3 148 (32.82%) Test Scripting
4 145 (32.15%) ISTQB
5 140 (31.04%) QA
6 136 (30.16%) Finance
7 124 (27.49%) SQL
8 121 (26.83%) Software Testing
9 107 (23.73%) Manual Testing
10 103 (22.84%) Selenium
11 92 (20.40%) User Acceptance Testing
11 92 (20.40%) Automated Testing
12 91 (20.18%) Test Management
13 90 (19.96%) HP Quality Center
14 82 (18.18%) Test Strategy
15 76 (16.85%) QuickTest Pro
16 67 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 66 (14.63%) Automation Testing
18 62 (13.75%) Test Automation
19 61 (13.53%) HP
20 60 (13.30%) Regression Testing
21 57 (12.64%) Scrum
22 56 (12.42%) Banking
23 54 (11.97%) Security Cleared
23 54 (11.97%) Java
24 52 (11.53%) Mentoring
25 49 (10.86%) .NET
26 46 (10.20%) SC Cleared
27 44 (9.76%) C#
27 44 (9.76%) Microsoft

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
1 9 (2.00%) Confluence
2 8 (1.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.89%) Node.js
4 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 41 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.22%) MS Project
3 9 (2.00%) MS Office
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.33%) SaaS
2 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.33%) HTTP
1 6 (1.33%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.89%) DNS
2 4 (0.89%) LAN
2 4 (0.89%) WAN
3 2 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.55%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.33%) Big Data
5 6 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.89%) Redis
7 4 (0.89%) SQLPlus
7 4 (0.89%) MySQL
7 4 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.67%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.67%) DataStage
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 103 (22.84%) Selenium
2 76 (16.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 43 (9.53%) JIRA
4 41 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 36 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (7.10%) WebDriver
7 29 (6.43%) Cucumber
8 28 (6.21%) SoapUI
9 20 (4.43%) TestDirector
10 17 (3.77%) LoadRunner
11 13 (2.88%) JMeter
12 12 (2.66%) WinRunner
13 11 (2.44%) FitNesse
14 10 (2.22%) Toad
15 9 (2.00%) Git (software)
16 8 (1.77%) Bugzilla
17 7 (1.55%) SpecFlow
17 7 (1.55%) Selenium IDE
18 6 (1.33%) Jenkins
18 6 (1.33%) MSTest
General
1 136 (30.16%) Finance
2 56 (12.42%) Banking
3 37 (8.20%) Retail
4 21 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.88%) Retail Banking
6 11 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.55%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.33%) Legal
9 3 (0.67%) Marketing
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.86%) .NET
2 31 (6.87%) XML
3 29 (6.43%) Web Services
4 19 (4.21%) SOAP
5 13 (2.88%) HTML
6 11 (2.44%) CSS
7 9 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.77%) Gherkin
9 6 (1.33%) RESTful
10 3 (0.67%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.44%) JSON
11 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.22%) HTML5
12 1 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.22%) AppFabric
12 1 (0.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.22%) CSS3
12 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.22%) JSP
12 1 (0.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.66%) Open Source
3 12 (2.66%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (1.77%) Clustering
6 7 (1.55%) Statistics
6 7 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.11%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.11%) Wiki
9 4 (0.89%) NHS
9 4 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.44%) New Media
11 2 (0.44%) EPoS
11 2 (0.44%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.43%) Windows
2 27 (5.99%) Linux
3 15 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (2.88%) UNIX
5 11 (2.44%) Android
5 11 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (32.82%) Test Scripting
3 121 (26.83%) Software Testing
4 107 (23.73%) Manual Testing
5 92 (20.40%) User Acceptance Testing
5 92 (20.40%) Automated Testing
6 91 (20.18%) Test Management
7 82 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 66 (14.63%) Automation Testing
9 62 (13.75%) Test Automation
10 60 (13.30%) Regression Testing
11 57 (12.64%) Scrum
12 52 (11.53%) Mentoring
13 40 (8.87%) BDD
14 36 (7.98%) Waterfall
14 36 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (7.54%) Performance Testing
15 34 (7.54%) Test Planning
16 33 (7.32%) Project Management
17 31 (6.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (27.49%) SQL
2 54 (11.97%) Java
3 44 (9.76%) C#
4 25 (5.54%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.88%) VBScript
7 10 (2.22%) VB
7 10 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.77%) C
9 7 (1.55%) Ruby
10 6 (1.33%) Python
11 5 (1.11%) Groovy
11 5 (1.11%) Perl
12 3 (0.67%) PHP
12 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.44%) C++
14 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 165 (36.59%) ISEB
2 145 (32.15%) ISTQB
3 67 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 54 (11.97%) Security Cleared
5 46 (10.20%) SC Cleared
6 32 (7.10%) Degree
7 22 (4.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (1.55%) VCP4
9 3 (0.67%) APMP
9 3 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.44%) HNC
11 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (31.04%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 90 (19.96%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (1.77%) Netcool
2 8 (1.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 61 (13.53%) HP
2 44 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.54%) Oracle
4 12 (2.66%) IBM
5 10 (2.22%) Citrix
6 8 (1.77%) McAfee
6 8 (1.77%) SAP
6 8 (1.77%) Veritas
7 7 (1.55%) Capita
8 3 (0.67%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.44%) VMware
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.44%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (0.22%) Apple
10 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.22%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.22%) T-Plan
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Aquila
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