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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 858 818 813
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 30 35 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.035% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.037% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 59
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -11 16 £55,000 - 3
North West - 6 £35,000 -
South East -20 3 £42,500 +32.81%
Yorkshire - 3 £44,500 -
West Midlands -14 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 29 August 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 77 (100.00%) QA
2 37 (48.05%) Finance
3 34 (44.16%) Selenium
4 29 (37.66%) ISEB
5 28 (36.36%) SQL
6 27 (35.06%) Automated Testing
7 25 (32.47%) Degree
8 23 (29.87%) C#
8 23 (29.87%) Regression Testing
8 23 (29.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (29.87%) Test Automation
9 22 (28.57%) Automation Testing
9 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 21 (27.27%) .NET
11 20 (25.97%) Test Scripting
12 19 (24.68%) Web Services
13 18 (23.38%) TestComplete
14 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
14 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
14 16 (20.78%) ISTQB
14 16 (20.78%) Software Testing
15 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (18.18%) WebDriver
16 13 (16.88%) Java
17 12 (15.58%) HTML
17 12 (15.58%) FitNesse
17 12 (15.58%) Test Management
17 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
17 12 (15.58%) Manual Testing
18 11 (14.29%) Computer Science

Senior QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.30%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.30%) IIS
1 1 (1.30%) Apache
1 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SSDT
4 1 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 34 (44.16%) Selenium
2 23 (29.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (23.38%) TestComplete
4 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
5 14 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 12 (15.58%) FitNesse
7 11 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
9 8 (10.39%) Cucumber
9 8 (10.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (10.39%) ClearCase
9 8 (10.39%) Subversion
9 8 (10.39%) SilkTest
10 6 (7.79%) NUnit
11 5 (6.49%) Maven
11 5 (6.49%) SoapUI
11 5 (6.49%) WatiN
12 4 (5.19%) TestNG
12 4 (5.19%) LoadUI
12 4 (5.19%) JMeter
General
1 37 (48.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Banking
3 9 (11.69%) Investment Banking
4 8 (10.39%) Front Office
4 8 (10.39%) Back Office
5 4 (5.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 19 (24.68%) Web Services
3 12 (15.58%) HTML
4 8 (10.39%) ODBC
4 8 (10.39%) Apache Flex
4 8 (10.39%) HTML5
5 2 (2.60%) RESTful
5 2 (2.60%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) J2EE
6 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.30%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.30%) LAMP
6 1 (1.30%) XML
6 1 (1.30%) WCF
6 1 (1.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.90%) Open Source
4 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Automated Testing
2 23 (29.87%) Regression Testing
2 23 (29.87%) Test Automation
3 22 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 20 (25.97%) Test Scripting
5 16 (20.78%) Software Testing
6 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.58%) Manual Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
7 12 (15.58%) Test Management
8 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.69%) Scrum
10 8 (10.39%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (10.39%) TDD
10 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
10 8 (10.39%) Workflow
10 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.79%) V-Model
11 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.49%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) SQL
2 23 (29.87%) C#
3 13 (16.88%) Java
4 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.19%) VBScript
5 4 (5.19%) Groovy
6 2 (2.60%) Scala
6 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) C
6 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.60%) Python
6 2 (2.60%) Ruby
6 2 (2.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) ISEB
2 25 (32.47%) Degree
3 16 (20.78%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.30%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) CISM
5 1 (1.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) SunGard
2 8 (10.39%) VMware
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) Progress
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