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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 843 814 840
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 35 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.050% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 31
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £37,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+8.05% +10.37%
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 October 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 21 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
London -24 23 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Yorkshire - 4 £44,500 - 1
South East -7 3 £42,500 +32.81%
West Midlands -25 3 £38,000 +1.33%
East of England - 2 £33,250 - 1
Senior QA Analyst
UK

Senior QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 69 (100.00%) QA
2 37 (53.62%) Selenium
3 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (49.28%) Finance
5 32 (46.38%) Automated Testing
6 27 (39.13%) Automation Testing
7 25 (36.23%) SQL
8 24 (34.78%) ISEB
9 22 (31.88%) Web Services
10 20 (28.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (27.54%) C#
12 17 (24.64%) Visual Studio
12 17 (24.64%) Manual Testing
13 16 (23.19%) .NET
13 16 (23.19%) Regression Testing
13 16 (23.19%) Degree
14 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 15 (21.74%) Test Scripting
14 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
15 14 (20.29%) Java
15 14 (20.29%) Windows
15 14 (20.29%) FitNesse
16 13 (18.84%) ISTQB
17 12 (17.39%) Client/Server
17 12 (17.39%) TestComplete
18 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
19 10 (14.49%) WebDriver
19 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
20 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (13.04%) Software Testing

Senior QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) JBoss
1 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.45%) Mingle
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Force.com
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) OLAP
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SSDT
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (53.62%) Selenium
2 20 (28.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (24.64%) Visual Studio
4 14 (20.29%) FitNesse
5 12 (17.39%) TestComplete
6 10 (14.49%) WebDriver
6 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (7.25%) JIRA
9 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.35%) Subversion
10 3 (4.35%) Maven
11 2 (2.90%) JMeter
11 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
11 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (2.90%) WATIR
11 2 (2.90%) SilkTest
11 2 (2.90%) Bugzilla
General
1 34 (49.28%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Front Office
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) Web Services
2 16 (23.19%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) HTML5
5 3 (4.35%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.90%) ODBC
6 2 (2.90%) RESTful
7 1 (1.45%) CSS3
7 1 (1.45%) AppFabric
7 1 (1.45%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.45%) WCF
7 1 (1.45%) LINQ
7 1 (1.45%) J2EE
7 1 (1.45%) XML
7 1 (1.45%) CSS
7 1 (1.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Open Source
5 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (46.38%) Automated Testing
3 27 (39.13%) Automation Testing
4 17 (24.64%) Manual Testing
5 16 (23.19%) Regression Testing
6 15 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.25%) Security Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Test Management
10 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.80%) TDD
11 4 (5.80%) Validation
11 4 (5.80%) Integration Testing
11 4 (5.80%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 19 (27.54%) C#
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.80%) PHP
5 4 (5.80%) VBScript
6 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.35%) C
7 2 (2.90%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 2 (2.90%) Groovy
8 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) ISEB
2 16 (23.19%) Degree
3 13 (18.84%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.45%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.45%) CEH
5 1 (1.45%) HND
5 1 (1.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) SunGard
3 2 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Progress
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