The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 883 928 870
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 13 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.011% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 14
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -9.37%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 19 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 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 10 £47,500 - 1
London +29 5 £48,750 -7.14%
Scotland +19 2 £40,750 - 1
South East +16 2 £50,000 +37.93%
West Lothian - 2 £40,750 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Newbury - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 2 £32,500 -
Livingston - 2 £40,750 - 1
Brentwood - 1 £37,500 - 1
Cwmbran - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £37,500 - 1
City of London - 1 - -
Torfaen - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £37,500 - 1
South Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Wales - 1 £32,500 -

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) Selenium
4 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) JIRA
7 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) JIRA
3 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) Zephyr
4 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
5 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.88%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) Calabash
5 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Wiki
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 2 (11.76%) V-Model
8 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 20 days ago