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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 910 951 983
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 27 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.022% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 12
Median salary £47,500 £42,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £38,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +6.89%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 5 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 5 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 +35 26 £47,500 - 3
London +25 14 £48,750 -4.87% 2
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
East Midlands +21 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
City of London +44 3 £38,000 - 1
Coventry - 3 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire +17 1 £40,000 -5.88%
North West +13 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Yorkshire +7 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Bedfordshire +6 1 £50,000 +53.84% 1
East of England +5 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Liverpool - 1 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 63 (100.00%) QA
2 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 21 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 19 (30.16%) Selenium
5 19 (30.16%) Software Testing
6 17 (26.98%) C#
6 17 (26.98%) Functional Testing
7 15 (23.81%) Scrum
8 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
8 13 (20.63%) ISEB
9 12 (19.05%) Regression Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Manual Testing
9 12 (19.05%) ISTQB
9 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 11 (17.46%) WebDriver
10 11 (17.46%) TDD
10 11 (17.46%) Finance
11 10 (15.87%) Law
11 10 (15.87%) HP
11 10 (15.87%) Automated Testing
11 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (14.29%) Test Management
12 9 (14.29%) Degree
12 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 9 (14.29%) Java
12 9 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy

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 (6.35%) IIS
1 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SAS
3 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Selenium
2 11 (17.46%) WebDriver
3 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.94%) Appium
4 5 (7.94%) HP UFT
5 4 (6.35%) JIRA
5 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.76%) Geb
6 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.76%) JMeter
6 3 (4.76%) RSpec
6 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.17%) Ant
7 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.59%) Ranorex
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) Gherkin
3 4 (6.35%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) NHS
6 1 (1.59%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Unix
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 19 (30.16%) Software Testing
4 17 (26.98%) Functional Testing
5 15 (23.81%) Scrum
6 12 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 12 (19.05%) Regression Testing
7 11 (17.46%) TDD
8 10 (15.87%) Automated Testing
9 9 (14.29%) Test Management
10 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
11 7 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 7 (11.11%) Software Delivery
12 6 (9.52%) Automation Testing
12 6 (9.52%) BDD
12 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) C#
3 9 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) Python
5 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.17%) R
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
6 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) Groovy
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) ISEB
2 12 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.29%) Degree
4 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) HP
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Apple
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago