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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 664 647 643
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 220 269 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 179 223 185
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -3.94%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 22 May 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 -21 186 £41,500 +3.75% 20
London -1 56 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Yorkshire +29 53 £40,000 +14.28% 6
West Yorkshire +19 31 £41,500 +18.57% 3
South East -37 26 £42,250 +12.66% 1
South Yorkshire - 20 £38,500 - 2
South West +1 17 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Scotland +30 16 £38,000 +2.01% 2
North West 0 15 £33,000 -2.94% 1
Leeds -2 15 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Bradford - 15 £41,500 - 1
Doncaster - 14 £40,000 -
City of London +24 13 £56,250 +7.14% 5
Surrey +15 9 £43,250 +8.12% 1
Berkshire -7 9 £45,000 +23.28%
Edinburgh +22 8 £38,000 -
East of England +15 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South Wales +6 7 £29,129 -2.90%
Wales -1 7 £29,129 -15.56%
Guildford - 7 £41,500 -
Manchester +9 6 £32,500 -4.41%
Cardiff +4 6 £29,129 -2.90%
Gloucester - 6 £39,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £35,250 - 2
Swindon - 6 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £34,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £39,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands +6 5 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 5 £47,500 +35.71%

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 233 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (36.67%) QA
3 155 (34.44%) ISEB
4 147 (32.67%) SQL
4 147 (32.67%) ISTQB
5 141 (31.33%) Finance
6 125 (27.78%) Software Testing
7 120 (26.67%) Selenium
8 117 (26.00%) Test Scripting
9 116 (25.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 87 (19.33%) Test Management
11 80 (17.78%) Automated Testing
12 78 (17.33%) Manual Testing
13 77 (17.11%) HP Quality Center
14 75 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 72 (16.00%) HP
16 71 (15.78%) Mentoring
17 69 (15.33%) Test Automation
18 65 (14.44%) Test Strategy
18 65 (14.44%) Banking
18 65 (14.44%) Java
19 60 (13.33%) Automation Testing
20 57 (12.67%) C#
20 57 (12.67%) Scrum
21 55 (12.22%) Microsoft
22 52 (11.56%) Oracle
23 50 (11.11%) Degree
24 49 (10.89%) .NET
25 47 (10.44%) WebDriver
26 46 (10.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (1.56%) Confluence
2 6 (1.33%) SAS
2 6 (1.33%) IIS
3 5 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.89%) Node.js
4 4 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 40 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.22%) MS Project
3 9 (2.00%) MS Office
4 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.22%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.56%) SaaS
2 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.33%) Internet
1 6 (1.33%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.89%) Wireless
3 3 (0.67%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) ICMP
5 1 (0.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.00%) Big Data
6 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.33%) MySQL
8 4 (0.89%) Redis
8 4 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.44%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.44%) DB2
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 120 (26.67%) Selenium
2 75 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 47 (10.44%) WebDriver
4 42 (9.33%) JIRA
5 39 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (8.44%) Visual Studio
7 24 (5.33%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.56%) SoapUI
8 16 (3.56%) LoadRunner
9 10 (2.22%) JMeter
10 9 (2.00%) Toad
11 8 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.56%) Ranorex
13 6 (1.33%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (1.33%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.33%) Bugzilla
14 5 (1.11%) Git (software)
14 5 (1.11%) JUnit
14 5 (1.11%) TestDirector
14 5 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 141 (31.33%) Finance
2 65 (14.44%) Banking
3 40 (8.89%) Retail
4 25 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.78%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.56%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.33%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.11%) Marketing
9 5 (1.11%) Legal
10 4 (0.89%) Back Office
11 3 (0.67%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Law
12 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.44%) Games
12 2 (0.44%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.89%) .NET
2 37 (8.22%) XML
3 31 (6.89%) Web Services
4 15 (3.33%) SOAP
5 9 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.00%) CSS
5 9 (2.00%) HTML
6 7 (1.56%) Gherkin
7 6 (1.33%) RESTful
8 5 (1.11%) JSON
8 5 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.67%) REST
10 2 (0.44%) JSP
10 2 (0.44%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.22%) Servlets
11 1 (0.22%) XSLT
11 1 (0.22%) Middleware
11 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.11%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (1.56%) Statistics
5 7 (1.56%) Open Source
6 6 (1.33%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
8 4 (0.89%) NHS
9 3 (0.67%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.44%) DTV
11 1 (0.22%) Physics
11 1 (0.22%) Wiki
11 1 (0.22%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Economics
11 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.78%) Linux
2 28 (6.22%) UNIX
3 26 (5.78%) Windows
4 10 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.22%) Android
5 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 117 (26.00%) Test Scripting
4 116 (25.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 87 (19.33%) Test Management
6 80 (17.78%) Automated Testing
7 78 (17.33%) Manual Testing
8 71 (15.78%) Mentoring
9 69 (15.33%) Test Automation
10 65 (14.44%) Test Strategy
11 60 (13.33%) Automation Testing
12 57 (12.67%) Scrum
13 42 (9.33%) Test Planning
14 39 (8.67%) Regression Testing
15 37 (8.22%) BDD
16 36 (8.00%) System Testing
17 30 (6.67%) E-Commerce
17 30 (6.67%) Performance Testing
18 29 (6.44%) PRINCE2
18 29 (6.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (32.67%) SQL
2 65 (14.44%) Java
3 57 (12.67%) C#
4 23 (5.11%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.78%) T-SQL
5 17 (3.78%) VBScript
5 17 (3.78%) VB
6 13 (2.89%) C
7 12 (2.67%) Python
8 11 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.33%) Perl
9 6 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.11%) Ruby
11 2 (0.44%) VBA
11 2 (0.44%) PHP
11 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.22%) Groovy
12 1 (0.22%) C++
12 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 155 (34.44%) ISEB
2 147 (32.67%) ISTQB
3 50 (11.11%) Degree
4 46 (10.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 44 (9.78%) Security Cleared
6 42 (9.33%) SC Cleared
7 23 (5.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.67%) APMP
9 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.44%) HNC
9 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (36.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 77 (17.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (16.00%) HP
2 55 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 52 (11.56%) Oracle
4 18 (4.00%) IBM
5 6 (1.33%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.11%) SAP
7 4 (0.89%) VMware
8 3 (0.67%) Capita
8 3 (0.67%) Citrix
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.22%) Aquila
10 1 (0.22%) Google
10 1 (0.22%) Telerik
10 1 (0.22%) Apple
10 1 (0.22%) TSYS
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter
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Posted: 6 days ago
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