The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 29 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 196 198 196
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 13 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,700 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5091 5260 4665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.72% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4259 4417 4052
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
Birmingham +3 4 £35,000 +12.90%
Warwickshire +15 3 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (42.42%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (33.33%) Web Services
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Selenium
4 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
4 8 (24.24%) JBehave
4 8 (24.24%) System Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
4 8 (24.24%) Hudson
4 8 (24.24%) REST
4 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
4 8 (24.24%) Maven
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) Ruby
4 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) SOAP
4 8 (24.24%) PHP
4 8 (24.24%) MySQL
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
6 5 (15.15%) SQL

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
1 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Selenium
2 8 (24.24%) JBehave
2 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
2 8 (24.24%) Hudson
2 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Maven
3 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) REST
2 8 (24.24%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
2 8 (24.24%) System Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (6.06%) V-Model
8 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.03%) Test Management
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) PHP
2 8 (24.24%) Python
2 8 (24.24%) Ruby
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Capita
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft