The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
UK
Rank 829 889 900
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 30 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.041% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.043% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 45
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £33,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% -23.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior QA Analyst in the job title.

Senior QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior QA Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior QA Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior QA Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior QA Analyst over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
England +56 30 £45,000 - 2
London +50 21 £56,250 +12.50% 2
North West -19 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Manchester - 6 £30,500 -
South East +59 2 £41,500 -7.77%
Surrey +39 1 £40,500 -10.00%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Senior QA 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 featuring Senior QA Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) QA
2 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (64.41%) Selenium
4 23 (38.98%) C#
5 19 (32.20%) Finance
6 17 (28.81%) Regression Testing
7 16 (27.12%) Cucumber
8 15 (25.42%) BDD
8 15 (25.42%) WebDriver
9 14 (23.73%) Scrum
10 13 (22.03%) Banking
11 12 (20.34%) Equities
11 12 (20.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
11 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (20.34%) Derivative
11 12 (20.34%) FitNesse
11 12 (20.34%) JIRA
11 12 (20.34%) Functional Testing
12 11 (18.64%) Automation Testing
12 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
13 10 (16.95%) ISEB
13 10 (16.95%) TDD
13 10 (16.95%) SDLC
13 10 (16.95%) SpecFlow
14 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
14 9 (15.25%) Fixed Income
14 9 (15.25%) Front Office
14 9 (15.25%) HP UFT
14 9 (15.25%) Microsoft

Senior QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (5.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) MySQL
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (64.41%) Selenium
2 16 (27.12%) Cucumber
3 15 (25.42%) WebDriver
4 12 (20.34%) FitNesse
4 12 (20.34%) JIRA
5 10 (16.95%) SpecFlow
6 9 (15.25%) HP UFT
7 8 (13.56%) Appium
7 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
8 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
9 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (6.78%) CircleCI
10 4 (6.78%) LoadRunner
10 4 (6.78%) Travis CI
11 3 (5.08%) Fiddler
11 3 (5.08%) Moq
12 2 (3.39%) AppVeyor
12 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
12 2 (3.39%) JUnit
13 1 (1.69%) Protractor
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 9 (15.25%) Front Office
4 5 (8.47%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) REST
3 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.47%) Gherkin
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 3 (5.08%) RESTful
6 2 (3.39%) Behat
6 2 (3.39%) WPF
7 1 (1.69%) CSS
7 1 (1.69%) HTML
7 1 (1.69%) J2EE
7 1 (1.69%) JSON
7 1 (1.69%) SOAP
7 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Derivative
1 12 (20.34%) Equities
1 12 (20.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (15.25%) Fixed Income
2 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) iPad
5 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.78%) Contract for Difference
5 4 (6.78%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.08%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Android
1 9 (15.25%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Regression Testing
3 15 (25.42%) BDD
4 14 (23.73%) Scrum
5 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (20.34%) Functional Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
6 11 (18.64%) Automation Testing
7 10 (16.95%) SDLC
7 10 (16.95%) TDD
8 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.86%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (11.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (11.86%) Project Management
8 7 (11.86%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Data Validation
9 6 (10.17%) System Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Validation
10 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) C#
2 8 (13.56%) SQL
3 7 (11.86%) Java
4 5 (8.47%) Ruby
5 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.08%) Python
7 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
2 10 (16.95%) ISEB
3 8 (13.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Rancher
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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