The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. 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 31 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 advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 76 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 26 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.93% 0.55% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 0.57% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 1
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +25.80%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1233 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.66% 96.03% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1094 841
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Wales region.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +5 19 £30,000 -28.57%
West Wales +17 7 £42,500 +41.66%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (46.88%) Automated Testing
3 13 (40.63%) Test Strategy
3 13 (40.63%) Validation
4 12 (37.50%) JIRA
5 11 (34.38%) VirtualBox
5 11 (34.38%) T-Plan
5 11 (34.38%) ISEB
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) Selenium
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
7 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Banking
8 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (15.63%) Scrum
10 4 (12.50%) CruiseControl
10 4 (12.50%) TDD
10 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Maven
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) SOA
10 4 (12.50%) Java
10 4 (12.50%) Ant
10 4 (12.50%) JUnit
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
10 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 4 (12.50%) BDD
10 4 (12.50%) Jenkins

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) JIRA
2 10 (31.25%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Ant
3 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.13%) JBehave
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (25.00%) Banking
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (46.88%) Automated Testing
3 13 (40.63%) Test Strategy
3 13 (40.63%) Validation
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) SOA
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.25%) Content Management
9 1 (3.13%) Code Coverage
9 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
1 4 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) XQuery
2 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ISEB
2 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) T-Plan
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle