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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 663 630 644
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 266 256 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 216 185 240
Average salary £39,750 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.67% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,723 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +3.26%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -19 248 £40,000 -11.11% 20
London -55 92 £47,500 -9.52% 8
South East -15 53 £37,500 -3.84% 7
West Yorkshire -15 34 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Yorkshire -22 34 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Leeds -5 33 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North West +14 25 £30,000 -5.13%
City of London -15 23 £46,250 -11.90%
Manchester +19 22 £30,000 -3.61%
West Midlands +14 18 £42,500 +21.42%
Berkshire -2 17 £36,500 -8.75%
Reading +12 14 £36,500 -8.75%
East Sussex - 14 £37,500 - 1
Brighton - 12 £37,500 -
East of England -15 11 £36,000 -15.29%
South West -4 10 £36,700 +0.54% 1
Hampshire -4 10 £39,500 +1.42% 2
Somerset 0 9 £40,350 +10.54%
Taunton - 9 £40,350 -
Warwick - 8 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 8 £42,500 -
Surrey -9 7 £42,250 -6.11% 2
Scotland -19 7 £38,000 -14.60%
Birmingham +3 5 £42,000 +40.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Edinburgh -21 5 £38,000 -14.60%
East Midlands -27 5 £35,000 +10.23% 1
Coventry - 5 £36,000 -
Hook +14 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Milton Keynes +6 4 £40,000 +1.26% 1

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 191 (37.02%) ISEB
2 177 (34.30%) Test Scripting
3 174 (33.72%) Finance
4 166 (32.17%) QA
5 149 (28.88%) Selenium
6 145 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (27.13%) ISTQB
8 125 (24.22%) SQL
9 122 (23.64%) Automated Testing
10 108 (20.93%) HP Quality Center
11 100 (19.38%) Scrum
12 99 (19.19%) Software Testing
13 95 (18.41%) Java
14 92 (17.83%) Manual Testing
15 89 (17.25%) Test Automation
16 82 (15.89%) XML
17 77 (14.92%) QuickTest Pro
18 75 (14.53%) Degree
19 68 (13.18%) Automation Testing
20 63 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
21 60 (11.63%) Test Management
22 59 (11.43%) Test Strategy
23 58 (11.24%) Banking
24 57 (11.05%) Web Services
25 54 (10.47%) Oracle
25 54 (10.47%) BDD
26 53 (10.27%) Microsoft
27 52 (10.08%) .NET
27 52 (10.08%) Windows
27 52 (10.08%) Performance Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (1.74%) IIS
2 6 (1.16%) Confluence
2 6 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.58%) OpenEdge
3 3 (0.58%) TWiki
4 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.39%) CMS
4 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) Mingle
4 2 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.36%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.16%) Internet
2 5 (0.97%) HTTP
3 4 (0.78%) 3G
4 2 (0.39%) FTP
4 2 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.13%) MySQL
4 11 (2.13%) DB2
5 8 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 149 (28.88%) Selenium
2 77 (14.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 50 (9.69%) WebDriver
4 49 (9.50%) SoapUI
5 35 (6.78%) Cucumber
6 32 (6.20%) JBehave
7 31 (6.01%) Jenkins
8 29 (5.62%) JIRA
9 28 (5.43%) Maven
10 27 (5.23%) LoadRunner
11 25 (4.84%) Hudson
12 23 (4.46%) JUnit
13 21 (4.07%) TestDirector
13 21 (4.07%) FitNesse
14 16 (3.10%) Visual Studio
15 15 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (2.52%) JMeter
17 12 (2.33%) WinRunner
18 11 (2.13%) SpecFlow
19 10 (1.94%) Ant
General
1 174 (33.72%) Finance
2 58 (11.24%) Banking
3 36 (6.98%) Retail
4 15 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.94%) Publishing
6 8 (1.55%) Legal
7 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.16%) Games
8 6 (1.16%) Front Office
9 4 (0.78%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (15.89%) XML
2 57 (11.05%) Web Services
3 52 (10.08%) .NET
4 46 (8.91%) SOAP
5 30 (5.81%) REST
6 13 (2.52%) HTML
7 12 (2.33%) XML Messaging
8 11 (2.13%) XSLT
9 10 (1.94%) CSS
10 9 (1.74%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.36%) J2EE
12 5 (0.97%) WSDL
12 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.97%) XSD
12 5 (0.97%) MDX
13 4 (0.78%) CGI
14 3 (0.58%) Gherkin
15 2 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
15 2 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
15 2 (0.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.95%) Mobile App
2 23 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (3.88%) Blackberry
4 19 (3.68%) Mathematics
5 16 (3.10%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.33%) Statistics
7 11 (2.13%) AS400
7 11 (2.13%) Replication
8 9 (1.74%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.74%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.55%) iPad
9 8 (1.55%) iPhone
10 7 (1.36%) IVR
10 7 (1.36%) Equities
10 7 (1.36%) Derivative
10 7 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.16%) Open Source
11 6 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.97%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.08%) Windows
2 33 (6.40%) Android
3 32 (6.20%) Linux
4 26 (5.04%) Apple iOS
5 25 (4.84%) UNIX
6 17 (3.29%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.91%) Windows Vista
8 14 (2.71%) Windows XP
9 13 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (2.13%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (2.13%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (34.30%) Test Scripting
2 145 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (23.64%) Automated Testing
4 100 (19.38%) Scrum
5 99 (19.19%) Software Testing
6 92 (17.83%) Manual Testing
7 89 (17.25%) Test Automation
8 68 (13.18%) Automation Testing
9 63 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 60 (11.63%) Test Management
11 59 (11.43%) Test Strategy
12 54 (10.47%) BDD
13 52 (10.08%) Performance Testing
14 46 (8.91%) TDD
14 46 (8.91%) System Testing
15 39 (7.56%) V-Model
16 37 (7.17%) Waterfall
17 34 (6.59%) Agile Testing
18 32 (6.20%) Project Management
19 30 (5.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 125 (24.22%) SQL
2 95 (18.41%) Java
3 48 (9.30%) C#
4 29 (5.62%) VB
5 28 (5.43%) Groovy
6 17 (3.29%) PHP
7 16 (3.10%) C
7 16 (3.10%) VBScript
8 15 (2.91%) Ruby
9 11 (2.13%) XQuery
9 11 (2.13%) C++
9 11 (2.13%) XPath
9 11 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.94%) Python
11 6 (1.16%) Delphi
11 6 (1.16%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.97%) COBOL
13 4 (0.78%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 191 (37.02%) ISEB
2 140 (27.13%) ISTQB
3 75 (14.53%) Degree
4 32 (6.20%) Security Cleared
5 20 (3.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) HP AIS
8 2 (0.39%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (32.17%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 108 (20.93%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.97%) CA Endevor
3 4 (0.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) Netcool
4 1 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 54 (10.47%) Oracle
2 53 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 50 (9.69%) HP
4 10 (1.94%) Citrix
5 8 (1.55%) Capita
5 8 (1.55%) SAP
6 6 (1.16%) BT
6 6 (1.16%) IBM
7 4 (0.78%) Hitachi
8 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.39%) T-Plan
9 2 (0.39%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.39%) AppSense
9 2 (0.39%) Siebel
9 2 (0.39%) webMethods
9 2 (0.39%) StatPro
9 2 (0.39%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.19%) Apple
10 1 (0.19%) Veritas
10 1 (0.19%) McAfee
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