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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 896 955 967
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 31 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.027% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 14
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 12 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 27 July 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 +35 31 £50,000 +11.11% 4
London +45 20 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West +19 5 £37,500 -
Manchester +14 5 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £40,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £40,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands +5 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (50.85%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) C#
5 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
6 18 (30.51%) Java
7 16 (27.12%) Software Testing
7 16 (27.12%) Unix
7 16 (27.12%) Functional Testing
8 15 (25.42%) ISEB
8 15 (25.42%) Regression Testing
8 15 (25.42%) Automated Testing
8 15 (25.42%) ISTQB
8 15 (25.42%) Selenium
9 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (22.03%) Degree
10 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.34%) LoadRunner
11 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
11 12 (20.34%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.64%) Scrum
13 10 (16.95%) Finance
13 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
13 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
13 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
14 9 (15.25%) Appium
14 9 (15.25%) WebDriver
14 9 (15.25%) .NET
15 8 (13.56%) Project Management

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 3 (5.08%) IIS
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Selenium
2 12 (20.34%) LoadRunner
3 9 (15.25%) Appium
3 9 (15.25%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.08%) FitNesse
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.08%) HP UFT
5 3 (5.08%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) Ant
6 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.39%) JMeter
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.69%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.69%) TestRail
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.39%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
2 4 (6.78%) Web Services
3 3 (5.08%) CSS
3 3 (5.08%) HTML
3 3 (5.08%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Spread Betting
6 2 (3.39%) NHS
7 1 (1.69%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.69%) Derivative
7 1 (1.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Unix
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Test Scripting
3 16 (27.12%) Functional Testing
3 16 (27.12%) Software Testing
4 15 (25.42%) Automated Testing
4 15 (25.42%) Regression Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
7 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
8 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
8 8 (13.56%) Project Management
8 8 (13.56%) System Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Data Validation
9 7 (11.86%) Validation
10 6 (10.17%) Integration Testing
10 6 (10.17%) TDD
11 5 (8.47%) Automation Testing
11 5 (8.47%) BDD
11 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 20 (33.90%) C#
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) ISEB
1 15 (25.42%) ISTQB
2 13 (22.03%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) Apple
3 2 (3.39%) HP
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