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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
UK
Rank 822 899 912
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 35 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.046% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.048% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 40
Median salary £55,000 £43,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,875 £34,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-9.19% -22.72%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Analyst
Top 8 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 February 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 +88 35 £55,000 +29.41% 6
London +80 27 £57,500 +27.77% 3
North West -12 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Manchester - 6 £30,500 -
Surrey +50 1 £40,500 -10.00%
South East +46 1 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

Senior QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 53 (100.00%) QA
2 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (66.04%) Selenium
4 24 (45.28%) C#
5 19 (35.85%) Regression Testing
6 17 (32.08%) Finance
6 17 (32.08%) Banking
7 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (26.42%) WebDriver
9 13 (24.53%) SpecFlow
9 13 (24.53%) FitNesse
9 13 (24.53%) Derivative
9 13 (24.53%) Scrum
9 13 (24.53%) Equities
9 13 (24.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (24.53%) .NET
9 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
9 13 (24.53%) Automation Testing
10 12 (22.64%) Functional Testing
10 12 (22.64%) HP UFT
10 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
11 11 (20.75%) BDD
11 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.75%) ISEB
12 10 (18.87%) Front Office
12 10 (18.87%) Fixed Income
12 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
12 10 (18.87%) JIRA
12 10 (18.87%) System Integration Testing

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 2 (3.77%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (66.04%) Selenium
2 14 (26.42%) WebDriver
3 13 (24.53%) FitNesse
3 13 (24.53%) SpecFlow
3 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
4 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
4 12 (22.64%) HP UFT
5 10 (18.87%) JIRA
6 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
8 7 (13.21%) Appium
9 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
10 4 (7.55%) AppVeyor
10 4 (7.55%) CircleCI
10 4 (7.55%) JMeter
10 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
10 4 (7.55%) Travis CI
11 3 (5.66%) Moq
12 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
13 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (32.08%) Banking
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Front Office
3 8 (15.09%) Back Office
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.32%) RESTful
3 6 (11.32%) Web Services
4 5 (9.43%) REST
5 4 (7.55%) Gherkin
5 4 (7.55%) JSON
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (7.55%) WPF
5 4 (7.55%) XML
6 3 (5.66%) SOAP
7 2 (3.77%) Behat
8 1 (1.89%) CSS
8 1 (1.89%) HTML
8 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Derivative
1 13 (24.53%) Equities
1 13 (24.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (18.87%) Fixed Income
3 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (9.43%) iPad
6 4 (7.55%) User Experience
7 3 (5.66%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.77%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (3.77%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Android
1 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Regression Testing
3 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (24.53%) Automation Testing
4 13 (24.53%) Scrum
5 12 (22.64%) Functional Testing
6 11 (20.75%) BDD
7 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
7 10 (18.87%) SDLC
7 10 (18.87%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
9 8 (15.09%) API Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
9 8 (15.09%) TDD
9 8 (15.09%) Test Scripting
9 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Data Validation
10 7 (13.21%) Project Management
10 7 (13.21%) System Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) C#
2 7 (13.21%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) Ruby
4 4 (7.55%) Groovy
5 3 (5.66%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) ISEB
1 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
2 9 (16.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Rancher
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago