The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 216 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 13 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.055% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.058% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 14
Median salary £34,715 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Senior Test Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5469 5206 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.95% 96.28% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4342 4332 4555
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 trends)
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
Birmingham -13 5 £34,715 -22.85%
Warwickshire +6 4 £28,000 -13.84%
Coventry - 2 £39,000 -
Solihull - 2 £34,250 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (46.15%) QA
2 17 (43.59%) Test Scripting
3 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
4 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.90%) Finance
5 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Selenium
8 9 (23.08%) Test Planning
8 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
10 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
10 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
10 7 (17.95%) Defect Management
11 6 (15.38%) SDLC
11 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
11 6 (15.38%) ISEB
11 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Test Management
13 4 (10.26%) Load Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Use Case
13 4 (10.26%) WordPress

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (10.26%) CMS
1 4 (10.26%) Drupal
1 4 (10.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
1 4 (10.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.56%) SAP BI
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) Ant
4 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
4 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Test Scripting
2 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 9 (23.08%) Test Planning
8 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Defect Management
9 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
10 6 (15.38%) SDLC
10 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C#
2 4 (10.26%) PHP
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) SAP