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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 882 928 867
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 15 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.003% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 16
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,200 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.56% -16.81%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 14 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 28 July 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 +49 10 £48,750 -2.50% 3
London +23 5 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Livingston - 5 £40,000 -
Scotland - 5 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 5 £40,000 -
South East +32 4 £38,750 -35.41%
Berkshire - 2 £38,750 -
Newbury - 2 £38,750 -
Surrey +4 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Oxford - 1 £32,500 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (100.00%) QA
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Selenium
4 17 (62.96%) Finance
4 17 (62.96%) SQL
5 14 (51.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (51.85%) SDLC
6 12 (44.44%) Web Services
7 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
8 9 (33.33%) BDD
8 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 8 (29.63%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) IIS
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) System Testing
9 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
10 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
10 7 (25.93%) Release Management
10 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.93%) Security Testing
10 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
10 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
10 7 (25.93%) C#
10 7 (25.93%) Java
10 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle
11 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (22.22%) Python
11 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Selenium
2 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
3 6 (22.22%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) Zephyr
4 4 (14.81%) FitNesse
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) TestNG
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) Calabash
6 1 (3.70%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Maven
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
3 4 (14.81%) REST
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 3 (11.11%) DTV
4 2 (7.41%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (51.85%) SDLC
3 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) BDD
4 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 8 (29.63%) System Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
6 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Release Management
6 7 (25.93%) Security Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
9 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
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