The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 882 938 997
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 27 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.026% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 14
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,800 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%

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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +29 27 £47,500 - 5
London +44 16 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East Midlands +10 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £46,250 -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
City of London +51 2 £38,000 +4.82% 3
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry - 2 £47,500 -
East of England +31 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South Yorkshire +21 1 £40,000 -5.88%
North West +19 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +6 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Manchester -7 1 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £37,500 -

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Senior QA Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) QA
2 39 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (52.54%) SQL
4 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
5 18 (30.51%) Software Testing
5 18 (30.51%) C#
6 17 (28.81%) Selenium
7 15 (25.42%) Scrum
7 15 (25.42%) Functional Testing
8 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (22.03%) Java
8 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
9 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.64%) ISEB
11 10 (16.95%) Regression Testing
11 10 (16.95%) Unix
11 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
11 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
11 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
11 10 (16.95%) WebDriver
12 9 (15.25%) Test Strategy
12 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
12 9 (15.25%) Degree
12 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.25%) Finance
13 8 (13.56%) Law
13 8 (13.56%) .NET
13 8 (13.56%) TDD
13 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center

Senior QA Test 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Selenium
2 10 (16.95%) WebDriver
3 6 (10.17%) LoadRunner
3 6 (10.17%) SpecFlow
4 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.78%) Appium
5 4 (6.78%) JIRA
5 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.08%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.08%) JMeter
6 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.39%) Ant
7 2 (3.39%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.69%) Geb
8 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.69%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.69%) RSpec
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Law
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) Gherkin
3 4 (6.78%) CSS
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
4 3 (5.08%) Middleware
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) Fintech
5 2 (3.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.69%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.69%) Derivative
6 1 (1.69%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Unix
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
3 18 (30.51%) Software Testing
4 15 (25.42%) Functional Testing
4 15 (25.42%) Scrum
5 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
6 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
6 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
6 10 (16.95%) Regression Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Test Strategy
8 8 (13.56%) TDD
9 7 (11.86%) Integration Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Automation Testing
10 6 (10.17%) BDD
10 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Defect Tracking
11 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
11 5 (8.47%) Test Management
12 4 (6.78%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) C#
3 13 (22.03%) Java
4 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) Python
6 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.39%) R
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Groovy
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) ISEB
2 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.25%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) HP
3 4 (6.78%) Apple
3 4 (6.78%) IBM
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
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