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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 895 933 997
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 26 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.028% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.029% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 15
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Top 16 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 June 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 +56 26 £50,000 +17.64% 6
London +44 14 £50,000 +17.64% 5
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £40,000 - 1
North West +20 3 £37,500 -
Manchester +4 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands +9 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Altrincham - 2 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
City of London +44 1 £38,000 +1.33% 2
East of England +39 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +21 1 £40,000 -5.88%
South Yorkshire +19 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 53 (100.00%) QA
2 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) SQL
4 19 (35.85%) Test Scripting
5 16 (30.19%) Software Testing
5 16 (30.19%) C#
6 14 (26.42%) Functional Testing
6 14 (26.42%) Selenium
7 13 (24.53%) Automated Testing
7 13 (24.53%) Java
7 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
8 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
8 12 (22.64%) Unix
8 12 (22.64%) ISEB
9 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
9 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
10 10 (18.87%) Scrum
10 10 (18.87%) Finance
11 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
11 9 (16.98%) .NET
11 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
11 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
12 8 (15.09%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
12 8 (15.09%) LoadRunner
12 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
13 7 (13.21%) TDD
13 7 (13.21%) Computer Science

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 (7.55%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Selenium
2 8 (15.09%) LoadRunner
3 7 (13.21%) WebDriver
4 6 (11.32%) Appium
5 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
5 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.66%) FitNesse
6 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
6 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.77%) Ant
7 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.77%) JIRA
7 2 (3.77%) JMeter
8 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.89%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.66%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (7.55%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.77%) Fintech
6 2 (3.77%) NHS
6 2 (3.77%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.89%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Unix
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Test Scripting
3 16 (30.19%) Software Testing
4 14 (26.42%) Functional Testing
5 13 (24.53%) Automated Testing
6 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
7 10 (18.87%) Scrum
8 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
9 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
9 8 (15.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (13.21%) TDD
11 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
12 5 (9.43%) BDD
12 5 (9.43%) System Testing
12 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
13 4 (7.55%) Data Validation
13 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
13 4 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) C#
3 13 (24.53%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Groovy
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) ISEB
2 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.98%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) IBM
3 3 (5.66%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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