Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £42,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Test Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 302 320
Rank change year-on-year +62 +18 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 12 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.035% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.036% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 12
Berkshire median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £37,125 £42,550 £36,375
90th Percentile £45,500 £48,500 £43,750
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6028 8299 10661
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.64% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4825 6501 8479
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 12 £42,250 -7.14% 2
Senior Test Analyst
South East

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) HP UFT
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) QA
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) HP UFT
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Gatling
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) TestLink
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (8.33%) API Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft