The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 77 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 22 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.68% 0.38% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.39% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £44,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1259 1272 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 96.07% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1133 876
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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
South Wales +12 19 £30,000 -31.81% 1
West Wales +14 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
2 17 (48.57%) Automated Testing
3 15 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 14 (40.00%) JIRA
5 13 (37.14%) VirtualBox
5 13 (37.14%) T-Plan
5 13 (37.14%) Validation
6 12 (34.29%) ISEB
7 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) Selenium
8 10 (28.57%) Degree
9 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
9 9 (25.71%) Banking
9 9 (25.71%) Automation Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
11 6 (17.14%) Scrum
12 5 (14.29%) Finance
12 5 (14.29%) TDD
12 5 (14.29%) Web Services
12 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
13 4 (11.43%) BDD
13 4 (11.43%) Groovy
13 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
13 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
13 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
13 4 (11.43%) User Stories
13 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
13 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
13 4 (11.43%) Maven

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) JIRA
2 11 (31.43%) Selenium
3 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) Maven
4 4 (11.43%) Ant
4 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) Hudson
5 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) JBehave
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
2 17 (48.57%) Automated Testing
3 15 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 13 (37.14%) Validation
5 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (25.71%) Automation Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Scrum
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.43%) User Stories
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) SOA
10 2 (5.71%) Content Management
11 1 (2.86%) Code Coverage
11 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.86%) Use Case
11 1 (2.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Groovy
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) XQuery
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) ISEB
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
3 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) T-Plan
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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