The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior QA Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior QA Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 903 865 889
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 14 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.017% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 34
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Senior QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior QA Test Analyst over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -51 13 £47,500 +8.57% 1
London -49 11 £47,500 -13.63%
South East -14 2 £36,250 -9.37%
Milton Keynes - 2 £36,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £36,250 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 15 (46.88%) ISEB
5 15 (46.88%) ISTQB
5 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
6 14 (43.75%) Test Scripting
6 14 (43.75%) Degree
7 13 (40.63%) Windows
7 13 (40.63%) XML
8 12 (37.50%) Scrum
8 12 (37.50%) Selenium
9 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Vista
9 11 (34.38%) Mac OS
9 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
9 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (34.38%) Agile Testing
9 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
9 11 (34.38%) Replication
9 11 (34.38%) VB
9 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (34.38%) OOP
9 11 (34.38%) OO
9 11 (34.38%) Windows XP

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Selenium
2 7 (21.88%) WebDriver
3 5 (15.63%) NUnit
3 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.63%) WatiN
4 3 (9.38%) FitNesse
5 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) WATIR
6 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) XML
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 11 (34.38%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Vista
3 11 (34.38%) Mac OS
3 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
3 11 (34.38%) Windows 8
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Test Scripting
4 12 (37.50%) Scrum
5 11 (34.38%) Agile Testing
5 11 (34.38%) OOP
5 11 (34.38%) OO
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) Manual Testing
7 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.63%) Kanban
8 5 (15.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (15.63%) Web Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
10 2 (6.25%) V-Model
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
1 11 (34.38%) VB
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
1 15 (46.88%) ISTQB
2 14 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) IBM
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