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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 664 626 641
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 234 313 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 210 276 206
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 £32,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -51 197 £41,500 +3.75% 29
London +3 71 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Yorkshire +45 63 £41,500 +18.57% 3
West Yorkshire +32 41 £41,500 +18.57% 2
City of London +32 28 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Scotland +29 24 £35,000 -10.25% 3
Bradford -6 23 £41,500 +13.69%
South East -61 21 £40,000 +0.62% 5
South Yorkshire - 19 £39,250 - 1
Leeds +9 18 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Glasgow +8 14 £34,750 -19.65% 2
South West 0 14 £37,000 -8.07% 3
Sheffield - 14 £31,000 - 1
North West -24 12 £37,500 +10.29% 1
East of England +5 11 £43,500 +17.56%
Edinburgh +19 10 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Manchester -6 9 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Berkshire -24 9 £40,750 +8.66% 2
Hertfordshire -2 8 £45,500 +13.75%
Hampshire -5 6 £36,750 -13.52%
Wiltshire -7 6 £35,500 +16.39% 1
West Lothian - 6 £40,000 -
Livingston - 6 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 5 £39,000 -
Doncaster - 5 £41,250 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £39,000 -
Croydon +7 4 - -
Rickmansworth - 4 £43,500 -
Kent +7 3 £35,500 -9.55% 2
Essex +2 3 £38,750 -6.62%

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 243 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (38.43%) QA
3 166 (35.24%) Finance
4 161 (34.18%) ISEB
5 157 (33.33%) SQL
6 146 (31.00%) ISTQB
7 141 (29.94%) Selenium
8 124 (26.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 118 (25.05%) Test Scripting
10 106 (22.51%) Software Testing
11 87 (18.47%) Test Automation
12 84 (17.83%) HP UFT
13 82 (17.41%) Manual Testing
14 80 (16.99%) Automated Testing
15 77 (16.35%) HP Quality Center
16 76 (16.14%) Mentoring
17 74 (15.71%) Test Management
18 72 (15.29%) SDLC
19 69 (14.65%) Java
20 67 (14.23%) C#
21 62 (13.16%) Banking
22 60 (12.74%) Oracle
22 60 (12.74%) Microsoft
23 59 (12.53%) WebDriver
24 57 (12.10%) Automation Testing
25 56 (11.89%) Degree
26 54 (11.46%) HP
27 53 (11.25%) Test Planning
27 53 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
28 50 (10.62%) Test Strategy

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (1.70%) IIS
2 7 (1.49%) SAS
2 7 (1.49%) Confluence
3 5 (1.06%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.64%) Node.js
6 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.18%) MS Office
3 8 (1.70%) MS Project
4 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Endur
2 1 (0.21%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.70%) SaaS
2 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.06%) Internet
2 4 (0.85%) Wireless
2 4 (0.85%) HTTP
3 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.64%) SAN
4 2 (0.42%) ICMP
5 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.21%) VPN
5 1 (0.21%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.12%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.49%) Big Data
5 7 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.27%) MySQL
6 6 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.64%) Redis
9 3 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) DB2
10 1 (0.21%) QlikView
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 141 (29.94%) Selenium
2 84 (17.83%) HP UFT
3 59 (12.53%) WebDriver
4 47 (9.98%) JIRA
5 43 (9.13%) Visual Studio
6 34 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (7.22%) Cucumber
7 22 (4.67%) LoadRunner
8 16 (3.40%) JMeter
9 12 (2.55%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.91%) SpecFlow
10 9 (1.91%) JUnit
11 8 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (1.70%) Toad
11 8 (1.70%) Ranorex
12 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.27%) Bugzilla
13 5 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
13 5 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (1.06%) Zephyr
General
1 166 (35.24%) Finance
2 62 (13.16%) Banking
3 37 (7.86%) Retail
4 20 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.91%) Legal
6 8 (1.70%) Law
7 6 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.27%) Marketing
8 5 (1.06%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.06%) Back Office
9 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Electronics
10 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.40%) XML
2 45 (9.55%) .NET
3 30 (6.37%) Web Services
4 18 (3.82%) ASP.NET
5 17 (3.61%) CSS
5 17 (3.61%) SOAP
5 17 (3.61%) Gherkin
6 7 (1.49%) HTML
7 6 (1.27%) Apache Flex
7 6 (1.27%) RESTful
7 6 (1.27%) REST
8 5 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (1.06%) JSON
9 3 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.42%) JSP
11 1 (0.21%) Servlets
11 1 (0.21%) XSLT
11 1 (0.21%) Middleware
11 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (2.12%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.91%) Mathematics
5 9 (1.91%) Equities
6 8 (1.70%) Market Risk
6 8 (1.70%) Derivative
7 6 (1.27%) Statistics
7 6 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.85%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.64%) Interactive TV
10 3 (0.64%) NHS
10 3 (0.64%) DTV
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.42%) User Experience
12 1 (0.21%) Physics
12 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.49%) Linux
2 27 (5.73%) Windows
3 26 (5.52%) UNIX
4 6 (1.27%) Android
4 6 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (26.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 118 (25.05%) Test Scripting
4 106 (22.51%) Software Testing
5 87 (18.47%) Test Automation
6 82 (17.41%) Manual Testing
7 80 (16.99%) Automated Testing
8 76 (16.14%) Mentoring
9 74 (15.71%) Test Management
10 72 (15.29%) SDLC
11 57 (12.10%) Automation Testing
12 53 (11.25%) Test Planning
13 50 (10.62%) Test Strategy
14 48 (10.19%) BDD
15 46 (9.77%) Scrum
16 45 (9.55%) System Testing
17 37 (7.86%) Regression Testing
18 35 (7.43%) Integration Testing
19 34 (7.22%) E-Commerce
20 32 (6.79%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (33.33%) SQL
2 69 (14.65%) Java
3 67 (14.23%) C#
4 28 (5.94%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.46%) T-SQL
6 19 (4.03%) VBScript
7 18 (3.82%) VB
8 17 (3.61%) C
9 16 (3.40%) Python
10 9 (1.91%) Ruby
11 8 (1.70%) Perl
12 6 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.64%) PHP
14 3 (0.64%) VBA
15 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.42%) C++
16 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 161 (34.18%) ISEB
2 146 (31.00%) ISTQB
3 56 (11.89%) Degree
4 40 (8.49%) Security Cleared
5 36 (7.64%) SC Cleared
6 35 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (5.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.64%) APMP
9 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.21%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (38.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 77 (16.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (12.74%) Oracle
1 60 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.46%) HP
3 12 (2.55%) IBM
4 10 (2.12%) SAP
5 8 (1.70%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.27%) Citrix
7 5 (1.06%) Capita
8 4 (0.85%) VMware
9 2 (0.42%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.42%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.21%) Apple
10 1 (0.21%) Cognos
10 1 (0.21%) Telerik
10 1 (0.21%) Aquila
10 1 (0.21%) Google
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.21%) TSYS
10 1 (0.21%) Tableau
10 1 (0.21%) ForgeRock
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