The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 851 799 843
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 28 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.036% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.038% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 38
Average salary £49,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £32,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -14.66%
Senior QA 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 England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior QA Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior QA Analyst Salary Trend in England

Senior QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior QA Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Senior QA Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Senior QA Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
London -42 16 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West - 4 £35,000 -
South East -12 3 £42,500 +32.81%
Yorkshire - 3 £44,500 -
West Midlands -28 1 £30,000 -15.49%
East of England - 1 £37,500 -
Senior QA Analyst
UK

Senior QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior QA 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 QA Analyst in their job title.

1 76 (100.00%) QA
2 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (47.37%) Finance
4 35 (46.05%) Selenium
5 27 (35.53%) Automated Testing
5 27 (35.53%) ISEB
5 27 (35.53%) SQL
6 24 (31.58%) Degree
6 24 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 23 (30.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (30.26%) Automation Testing
8 22 (28.95%) C#
8 22 (28.95%) Regression Testing
9 21 (27.63%) Test Scripting
9 21 (27.63%) Manual Testing
10 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 20 (26.32%) .NET
10 20 (26.32%) Web Services
11 18 (23.68%) TestComplete
12 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.74%) Visual Studio
14 15 (19.74%) WebDriver
15 14 (18.42%) Java
15 14 (18.42%) ISTQB
15 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
16 12 (15.79%) FitNesse
17 11 (14.47%) Test Management
17 11 (14.47%) QuickTest Pro
17 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce

Senior QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior QA 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 QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) SSDT
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (46.05%) Selenium
2 23 (30.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (23.68%) TestComplete
4 15 (19.74%) Visual Studio
4 15 (19.74%) WebDriver
5 12 (15.79%) FitNesse
6 11 (14.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
8 8 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (10.53%) ClearCase
8 8 (10.53%) Subversion
8 8 (10.53%) SilkTest
8 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
9 6 (7.89%) NUnit
10 5 (6.58%) SoapUI
10 5 (6.58%) WatiN
10 5 (6.58%) Maven
11 4 (5.26%) JMeter
11 4 (5.26%) TestNG
11 4 (5.26%) LoadUI
General
1 36 (47.37%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Front Office
2 8 (10.53%) Back Office
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) .NET
1 20 (26.32%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) HTML
3 8 (10.53%) ODBC
4 6 (7.89%) Apache Flex
4 6 (7.89%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) RESTful
6 1 (1.32%) WCF
6 1 (1.32%) LINQ
6 1 (1.32%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.32%) J2EE
6 1 (1.32%) XML
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.21%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.95%) Open Source
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) Automated Testing
3 24 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 23 (30.26%) Automation Testing
5 22 (28.95%) Regression Testing
6 21 (27.63%) Test Scripting
6 21 (27.63%) Manual Testing
7 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
8 11 (14.47%) Test Management
8 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.53%) TDD
9 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 8 (10.53%) Scrum
9 8 (10.53%) Workflow
9 8 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) C#
3 14 (18.42%) Java
4 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.26%) VBScript
5 4 (5.26%) Groovy
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) C
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) Ruby
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) ISEB
2 24 (31.58%) Degree
3 14 (18.42%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.32%) CEH
5 1 (1.32%) CISM
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) SunGard
2 8 (10.53%) VMware
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) Progress
5 1 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
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