The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 87 88 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 9 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.80% 1.06% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.08% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 5
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +28.73%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%

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
1084 1204 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.18% 97.97% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1043 1141
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 9 £34,000 -9.33%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) Manual Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Selenium
5 8 (34.78%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Kanban
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) Coaching
8 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
9 4 (17.39%) SDLC
9 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) C#
10 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
10 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Black-Box Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (8.70%) Bug Management
11 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
11 2 (8.70%) VersionOne
11 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
11 2 (8.70%) Confluence

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) VersionOne
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) TestLink
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Manual Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
5 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
6 6 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Kanban
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Coaching
7 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Bug Management
10 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
10 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Korn
3 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Perforce
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat