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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
UK
Rank 818 906 947
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 23 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.032% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.034% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 18
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,875 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.78% -12.50%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +92 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
London +81 15 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North West -11 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Manchester - 6 £30,500 -
South East +64 1 £40,500 -10.00%
Surrey +47 1 £40,500 -10.00%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 35 (100.00%) QA
2 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Selenium
4 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (37.14%) Scrum
6 12 (34.29%) Functional Testing
7 11 (31.43%) WebDriver
7 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
7 11 (31.43%) ISEB
7 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
8 10 (28.57%) C#
8 10 (28.57%) JIRA
8 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
9 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
9 9 (25.71%) Degree
10 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
11 7 (20.00%) Appium
11 7 (20.00%) System Testing
11 7 (20.00%) Data Validation
11 7 (20.00%) Project Management
11 7 (20.00%) Validation
12 6 (17.14%) SQL
12 6 (17.14%) Banking
12 6 (17.14%) Android
12 6 (17.14%) Performance Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
12 6 (17.14%) BDD
12 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
13 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing

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 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Selenium
2 11 (31.43%) WebDriver
3 10 (28.57%) JIRA
4 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
5 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
6 7 (20.00%) Appium
7 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 4 (11.43%) AppVeyor
8 4 (11.43%) CircleCI
8 4 (11.43%) HP UFT
8 4 (11.43%) JMeter
8 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
8 4 (11.43%) Travis CI
9 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
9 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.86%) Capybara
10 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
10 1 (2.86%) Ranorex
10 1 (2.86%) RubyMine
General
1 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) REST
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) JSON
2 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (11.43%) WPF
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) RESTful
3 3 (8.57%) SOAP
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) Behat
4 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (14.29%) iPad
4 4 (11.43%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Functional Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Data Validation
7 7 (20.00%) Project Management
7 7 (20.00%) System Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Validation
8 6 (17.14%) BDD
8 6 (17.14%) Performance Testing
9 5 (14.29%) API Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 4 (11.43%) B2B
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.43%) DevOps
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (11.43%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) Groovy
5 3 (8.57%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) ISEB
1 11 (31.43%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Rancher
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 5 days ago