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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
UK
Rank 685 678 720
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 160 271 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 132 217 199
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -14 142 £42,500 +3.65% 15
London +8 36 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +39 25 £42,500 +13.33% 4
South East +29 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +43 23 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North West -26 20 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leeds +32 19 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Surrey +31 15 £45,000 -
South West +13 15 £32,250 -0.76% 1
South Wales +13 9 £34,000 -9.33%
Wales +6 9 £34,000 -9.33%
Manchester -25 9 £40,000 +5.96%
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 8 £35,000 +21.73% 3
North East +9 8 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Tyne and Wear +5 8 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Gloucestershire 0 8 £32,000 -
East of England +17 7 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Somerset - 7 £32,250 -
Hampshire +27 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Cardiff +11 6 £33,500 -21.17%
Cheltenham +5 6 £31,500 -
Merseyside -5 6 £32,500 - 1
Reigate +26 5 £50,000 -9.09%
City of London +11 5 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Redhill +1 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Liverpool -5 5 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -11 5 £34,715 -22.85%
Hertfordshire +3 4 £45,000 -6.25%
Channel Islands - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 4 - -

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 285 (71.97%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (40.91%) Selenium
3 143 (36.11%) ISEB
4 142 (35.86%) Test Automation
5 135 (34.09%) ISTQB
6 128 (32.32%) Finance
7 103 (26.01%) SQL
8 99 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 93 (23.48%) Regression Testing
10 88 (22.22%) Manual Testing
11 87 (21.97%) Cucumber
12 83 (20.96%) QA
13 74 (18.69%) Test Scripting
14 71 (17.93%) Automated Testing
15 69 (17.42%) JIRA
15 69 (17.42%) User Acceptance Testing
15 69 (17.42%) WebDriver
16 68 (17.17%) Automation Testing
17 66 (16.67%) BDD
18 65 (16.41%) Java
19 64 (16.16%) SDLC
20 61 (15.40%) Scrum
21 60 (15.15%) Waterfall
22 59 (14.90%) Microsoft
23 57 (14.39%) SoapUI
24 56 (14.14%) Test Management
25 55 (13.89%) Non-Functional Testing
26 54 (13.64%) Test Strategy
27 53 (13.38%) Performance Testing
28 52 (13.13%) Functional Testing

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 10 (2.53%) Confluence
2 6 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.76%) SAS
4 2 (0.51%) CMS
4 2 (0.51%) Drupal
4 2 (0.51%) WordPress
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS Project
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.51%) Magento
1 2 (0.51%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.52%) Office 365
3 5 (1.26%) G Suite
3 5 (1.26%) Slack
4 2 (0.51%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.28%) LAN
2 12 (3.03%) WAN
3 11 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 6 (1.52%) HTTP
5 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.02%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.01%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.25%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (0.25%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 162 (40.91%) Selenium
2 87 (21.97%) Cucumber
3 69 (17.42%) JIRA
3 69 (17.42%) WebDriver
4 57 (14.39%) SoapUI
5 51 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (10.86%) SpecFlow
7 35 (8.84%) LoadRunner
8 31 (7.83%) JMeter
9 27 (6.82%) HP UFT
9 27 (6.82%) Jenkins
10 22 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 13 (3.28%) Git (software)
12 12 (3.03%) JUnit
13 9 (2.27%) Appium
14 8 (2.02%) LoadUI
15 7 (1.77%) Maven
15 7 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
16 5 (1.26%) eggPlant
16 5 (1.26%) WebLOAD
General
1 128 (32.32%) Finance
2 34 (8.59%) Banking
3 17 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.54%) Retail
5 6 (1.52%) Advertising
6 5 (1.26%) Legal
7 4 (1.01%) Marketing
8 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.51%) Automotive
9 2 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.33%) SOAP
2 29 (7.32%) .NET
2 29 (7.32%) Web Services
3 28 (7.07%) REST
4 21 (5.30%) XML
5 15 (3.79%) Gherkin
6 7 (1.77%) HTML
7 6 (1.52%) Behat
8 4 (1.01%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (1.01%) WSDL
8 4 (1.01%) XSD
9 3 (0.76%) CSS
9 3 (0.76%) JSON
10 2 (0.51%) WPF
11 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.25%) Middleware
11 1 (0.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 19 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 9 (2.27%) NHS
5 7 (1.77%) iPad
5 7 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.26%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.76%) User Experience
9 2 (0.51%) mHealth
9 2 (0.51%) Replication
10 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.25%) RIA
10 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.80%) Windows
2 14 (3.54%) Android
2 14 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.78%) Unix
4 8 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.52%) Linux
6 3 (0.76%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (71.97%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (35.86%) Test Automation
3 99 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 93 (23.48%) Regression Testing
5 88 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 74 (18.69%) Test Scripting
7 71 (17.93%) Automated Testing
8 69 (17.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 68 (17.17%) Automation Testing
10 66 (16.67%) BDD
11 64 (16.16%) SDLC
12 61 (15.40%) Scrum
13 60 (15.15%) Waterfall
14 56 (14.14%) Test Management
15 55 (13.89%) Non-Functional Testing
16 54 (13.64%) Test Strategy
17 53 (13.38%) Performance Testing
18 52 (13.13%) Functional Testing
19 50 (12.63%) Mentoring
20 45 (11.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 103 (26.01%) SQL
2 65 (16.41%) Java
3 33 (8.33%) C#
4 17 (4.29%) Python
5 15 (3.79%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.78%) Groovy
6 11 (2.78%) Ruby
7 6 (1.52%) VBScript
8 5 (1.26%) VB
8 5 (1.26%) VBA
9 4 (1.01%) PHP
9 4 (1.01%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.76%) Perl
10 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.51%) C
11 2 (0.51%) C++
11 2 (0.51%) Korn
11 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 143 (36.11%) ISEB
2 135 (34.09%) ISTQB
3 49 (12.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 37 (9.34%) Degree
5 13 (3.28%) Security Cleared
6 10 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.51%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (20.96%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (7.83%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.01%) Rancher
Vendors
1 59 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.85%) HP
3 18 (4.55%) Oracle
4 8 (2.02%) Charles River
4 8 (2.02%) Progress
5 5 (1.26%) Google
6 4 (1.01%) Capita
6 4 (1.01%) Dynatrace
6 4 (1.01%) IBM
6 4 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe
7 2 (0.51%) Siebel
7 2 (0.51%) Sun
8 1 (0.25%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.25%) Cognos
8 1 (0.25%) Informatica
8 1 (0.25%) Perforce
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.25%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-on-Sea, Eastern
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £29,358 - £33,076 plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago