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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 93 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.48% 0.95% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.99% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Average salary £33,500 £35,065 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.46% +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
1224 1317 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.07% 96.48% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1175 1027
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 20 October 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 -4 4 £30,000 -17.38%
West Wales +4 2 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 17 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
2 15 (44.12%) Automated Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 13 (38.24%) Validation
5 12 (35.29%) JIRA
5 12 (35.29%) VirtualBox
5 12 (35.29%) T-Plan
6 11 (32.35%) Selenium
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (32.35%) ISEB
7 9 (26.47%) Banking
7 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
8 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
8 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
9 5 (14.71%) Scrum
10 4 (11.76%) Web Services
10 4 (11.76%) TDD
10 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
10 4 (11.76%) User Stories
11 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
11 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (8.82%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
11 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
11 3 (8.82%) BDD
11 3 (8.82%) Groovy
11 3 (8.82%) Test Automation

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
2 11 (32.35%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 3 (8.82%) JUnit
4 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
4 3 (8.82%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) WATIR
General
1 9 (26.47%) Banking
2 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (44.12%) Automated Testing
2 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
3 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 13 (38.24%) Validation
5 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) User Stories
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) BDD
9 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Content Management
10 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
11 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISEB
2 9 (26.47%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) T-Plan
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago