The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 747 740 712
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 164 230 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 188 233
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the UK.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
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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 0 152 £40,000 -3.61% 21
South East +56 49 £40,000 -5.32% 2
London +19 36 £51,750 +15.00% 10
West Midlands +4 21 £40,000 - 4
Yorkshire -24 14 £40,000 -1.84% 2
Kent +14 13 £42,500 +54.54%
Oxfordshire -1 11 £37,500 +15.38%
West Yorkshire -14 11 £40,000 -3.61% 1
East of England +34 10 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Somerset +1 10 £32,500 -7.14%
South West -6 10 £32,500 -7.14%
Chichester - 9 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £40,000 -
Banbury - 9 £37,500 -
Surrey +2 8 £38,750 -10.40%
Birmingham -9 7 £40,000 - 3
City of London +57 6 £53,750 -6.52% 5
Scotland -9 6 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Reading +22 5 - -
Berkshire +17 5 - -
East Midlands +14 5 - -
Nottinghamshire +10 5 - -
Nottingham +10 5 - -
North West +8 5 £37,500 +16.27% 1
Leeds +7 5 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Edinburgh +3 5 £34,750 -8.55% 1
Bradford -4 5 £40,000 -3.61%
Chatham - 5 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 238 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (38.60%) SQL
3 160 (37.21%) Finance
4 159 (36.98%) QA
5 141 (32.79%) Test Scripting
6 129 (30.00%) ISEB
7 126 (29.30%) Selenium
8 117 (27.21%) Software Testing
9 115 (26.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 111 (25.81%) ISTQB
11 105 (24.42%) Manual Testing
12 90 (20.93%) Test Automation
13 87 (20.23%) Test Strategy
14 83 (19.30%) Automated Testing
15 80 (18.60%) Regression Testing
16 79 (18.37%) Functional Testing
17 74 (17.21%) HP Quality Center
18 72 (16.74%) Automation Testing
19 67 (15.58%) Scrum
20 64 (14.88%) Mentoring
21 63 (14.65%) .NET
22 62 (14.42%) Java
23 60 (13.95%) SDLC
24 59 (13.72%) HP UFT
25 58 (13.49%) Waterfall
26 55 (12.79%) Performance Testing
27 54 (12.56%) Microsoft
28 53 (12.33%) C#
29 51 (11.86%) Non-Functional Testing
30 49 (11.40%) Defect Management

Senior 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 17 (3.95%) SAS
2 6 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.16%) Apache
3 5 (1.16%) Confluence
3 5 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.23%) Mule
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.09%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.09%) PaaS
2 2 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.86%) SSH
1 8 (1.86%) Telnet
2 4 (0.93%) PuTTY
3 3 (0.70%) Internet
4 2 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 20 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (2.33%) Big Data
4 9 (2.09%) Data Mining
4 9 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
8 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.47%) MySQL
8 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 126 (29.30%) Selenium
2 59 (13.72%) HP UFT
3 46 (10.70%) JIRA
4 36 (8.37%) WebDriver
5 33 (7.67%) Cucumber
6 27 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (5.35%) SpecFlow
8 20 (4.65%) SoapUI
9 18 (4.19%) LoadRunner
10 16 (3.72%) Visual Studio
11 15 (3.49%) JMeter
12 14 (3.26%) Jenkins
13 13 (3.02%) Git (software)
14 11 (2.56%) NUnit
15 9 (2.09%) Toad
16 6 (1.40%) Introscope
16 6 (1.40%) JUnit
16 6 (1.40%) Protractor
16 6 (1.40%) WebLOAD
17 5 (1.16%) Appium
General
1 160 (37.21%) Finance
2 42 (9.77%) Banking
3 27 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.58%) Retail
5 18 (4.19%) Law
6 14 (3.26%) Games
7 13 (3.02%) Marketing
8 10 (2.33%) Advertising
9 4 (0.93%) Local Government
10 3 (0.70%) Electronics
10 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Billing
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (14.65%) .NET
2 31 (7.21%) XML
3 25 (5.81%) Web Services
4 21 (4.88%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (3.49%) HTML
7 14 (3.26%) Gherkin
8 13 (3.02%) SOAP
9 12 (2.79%) Middleware
10 9 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (2.09%) WCF
11 8 (1.86%) CSS
12 7 (1.63%) JSON
13 6 (1.40%) AngularJS
13 6 (1.40%) RESTful
14 5 (1.16%) .NET Framework
15 3 (0.70%) JMS
15 3 (0.70%) WinForms
16 2 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.72%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.02%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.63%) Fintech
4 7 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.40%) N-Tier
6 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 4 (0.93%) User Experience
7 3 (0.70%) Derivative
7 3 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.47%) Equities
8 2 (0.47%) iPad
8 2 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.47%) NHS
8 2 (0.47%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.23%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.60%) Unix
2 23 (5.35%) Linux
3 21 (4.88%) Windows
4 5 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.47%) Android
5 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (32.79%) Test Scripting
3 117 (27.21%) Software Testing
4 115 (26.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 105 (24.42%) Manual Testing
6 90 (20.93%) Test Automation
7 87 (20.23%) Test Strategy
8 83 (19.30%) Automated Testing
9 80 (18.60%) Regression Testing
10 79 (18.37%) Functional Testing
11 72 (16.74%) Automation Testing
12 67 (15.58%) Scrum
13 64 (14.88%) Mentoring
14 60 (13.95%) SDLC
15 58 (13.49%) Waterfall
16 55 (12.79%) Performance Testing
17 51 (11.86%) Non-Functional Testing
18 49 (11.40%) Defect Management
19 46 (10.70%) Test Management
20 40 (9.30%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 166 (38.60%) SQL
2 62 (14.42%) Java
3 53 (12.33%) C#
4 27 (6.28%) PL/SQL
5 19 (4.42%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.02%) C
7 11 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.86%) Python
9 7 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.40%) PHP
10 6 (1.40%) Ruby
11 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.47%) C++
12 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.47%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.47%) Perl
12 2 (0.47%) R
12 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.47%) VBScript
13 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 129 (30.00%) ISEB
2 111 (25.81%) ISTQB
3 42 (9.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 27 (6.28%) Degree
5 18 (4.19%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) HNC
8 1 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.23%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (36.98%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) Basel II
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) FATCA
3 1 (0.23%) SEPA
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (17.21%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.40%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 54 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.16%) Oracle
3 40 (9.30%) HP
4 13 (3.02%) IBM
5 6 (1.40%) AppDynamics
5 6 (1.40%) CA
5 6 (1.40%) Dynatrace
6 4 (0.93%) Apple
6 4 (0.93%) SAP
6 4 (0.93%) WorldPay
7 3 (0.70%) Citrix
7 3 (0.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.47%) Capita
8 2 (0.47%) Remedy
8 2 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.47%) Sybase
8 2 (0.47%) VMware
9 1 (0.23%) Demandware
9 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.23%) hybris
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: C. 35K
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago