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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 758 755 711
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 160 223 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 126 203 258
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 July 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 July 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 0 150 £40,000 -3.61% 16
London +22 39 £52,500 +16.66% 7
South East +23 32 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire +11 27 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Yorkshire +15 23 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Midlands +15 22 £35,500 -15.47% 2
Leeds +27 19 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Surrey +33 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Birmingham +3 12 £34,715 -17.34% 1
North West +17 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South West +6 11 £32,500 -5.79%
Somerset 0 10 £32,500 -
Scotland -4 9 £36,250 +3.57%
Kent +22 8 £42,500 +18.88%
East of England +30 5 £42,000 -5.08% 1
Edinburgh -1 5 £36,250 +3.57%
Chatham - 5 £42,500 -
Woking - 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +30 4 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Manchester +1 4 £38,750 +9.15% 1
Bradford -5 4 £42,500 +2.40%
Oxfordshire -12 4 £37,875 +16.53%
Glasgow -16 4 - -
Coventry - 4 £37,500 - 1
Banbury - 4 £37,875 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Sheffield +8 3 £37,500 +20.96%
Hampshire -1 3 £33,500 -8.84%
South Yorkshire -6 3 £37,500 +20.96%

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 205 (57.91%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (38.42%) QA
3 130 (36.72%) Finance
4 115 (32.49%) Test Scripting
5 106 (29.94%) SQL
6 101 (28.53%) ISEB
7 99 (27.97%) Selenium
8 96 (27.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 96 (27.12%) Software Testing
8 96 (27.12%) ISTQB
9 87 (24.58%) Regression Testing
10 85 (24.01%) Manual Testing
11 76 (21.47%) Functional Testing
12 69 (19.49%) Test Strategy
13 65 (18.36%) Automated Testing
14 59 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 51 (14.41%) Scrum
15 51 (14.41%) Automation Testing
16 50 (14.12%) Non-Functional Testing
16 50 (14.12%) Mentoring
16 50 (14.12%) .NET
17 49 (13.84%) SDLC
18 48 (13.56%) Java
19 47 (13.28%) Waterfall
20 46 (12.99%) Microsoft
21 45 (12.71%) C#
22 39 (11.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 39 (11.02%) JIRA
23 38 (10.73%) HP Quality Center
24 37 (10.45%) Test 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 6 (1.69%) Confluence
2 5 (1.41%) SAS
3 4 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.85%) Apache
4 3 (0.85%) CMS
4 3 (0.85%) Drupal
4 3 (0.85%) WordPress
5 2 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Magento
1 3 (0.85%) Shopify
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.13%) PaaS
2 3 (0.85%) Basecamp
2 3 (0.85%) Office 365
2 3 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) Internet
1 3 (0.85%) SSH
1 3 (0.85%) Telnet
2 2 (0.56%) FTP
3 1 (0.28%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.13%) Big Data
5 4 (1.13%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 99 (27.97%) Selenium
2 39 (11.02%) JIRA
3 36 (10.17%) HP UFT
4 35 (9.89%) Cucumber
5 30 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (8.47%) WebDriver
6 26 (7.34%) LoadRunner
7 23 (6.50%) SoapUI
8 22 (6.21%) Visual Studio
9 18 (5.08%) SpecFlow
10 15 (4.24%) JMeter
11 13 (3.67%) Jenkins
12 11 (3.11%) Appium
12 11 (3.11%) NUnit
13 7 (1.98%) WebLOAD
14 4 (1.13%) Introscope
14 4 (1.13%) TestDirector
14 4 (1.13%) Toad
15 3 (0.85%) Bugzilla
15 3 (0.85%) FitNesse
General
1 130 (36.72%) Finance
2 31 (8.76%) Banking
3 16 (4.52%) Retail
4 15 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.39%) Games
6 9 (2.54%) Law
7 7 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.69%) Marketing
9 5 (1.41%) Advertising
10 3 (0.85%) Back Office
11 2 (0.56%) Automotive
11 2 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.56%) Front Office
11 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (14.12%) .NET
2 22 (6.21%) SOAP
3 19 (5.37%) XML
4 18 (5.08%) Web Services
5 14 (3.95%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (2.82%) Gherkin
8 9 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (2.54%) REST
8 9 (2.54%) WCF
9 8 (2.26%) HTML
10 5 (1.41%) CSS
11 4 (1.13%) JSON
11 4 (1.13%) RESTful
12 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.56%) Middleware
13 1 (0.28%) JMS
13 1 (0.28%) WSDL
13 1 (0.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.41%) Derivative
6 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.13%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (1.13%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.85%) Fintech
7 3 (0.85%) Spread Betting
8 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.56%) Equities
8 2 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.56%) iPad
8 2 (0.56%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.32%) Unix
2 9 (2.54%) Windows
3 8 (2.26%) Linux
4 2 (0.56%) Android
4 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (57.91%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (32.49%) Test Scripting
3 96 (27.12%) Software Testing
3 96 (27.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 87 (24.58%) Regression Testing
5 85 (24.01%) Manual Testing
6 76 (21.47%) Functional Testing
7 69 (19.49%) Test Strategy
8 65 (18.36%) Automated Testing
9 59 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 51 (14.41%) Automation Testing
10 51 (14.41%) Scrum
11 50 (14.12%) Mentoring
11 50 (14.12%) Non-Functional Testing
12 49 (13.84%) SDLC
13 47 (13.28%) Waterfall
14 37 (10.45%) Test Management
15 36 (10.17%) Defect Management
15 36 (10.17%) Integration Testing
16 35 (9.89%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (29.94%) SQL
2 48 (13.56%) Java
3 45 (12.71%) C#
4 14 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.67%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.26%) C
7 6 (1.69%) VBScript
8 5 (1.41%) PHP
9 4 (1.13%) Python
9 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.13%) VB
10 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.56%) Ruby
11 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.28%) Groovy
12 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.28%) VB6
12 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 101 (28.53%) ISEB
2 96 (27.12%) ISTQB
3 39 (11.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 30 (8.47%) Degree
5 17 (4.80%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) HNC
7 1 (0.28%) HND
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.28%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (38.42%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.28%) FATCA
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.28%) SEPA
2 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (10.73%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.13%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 46 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.50%) HP
3 21 (5.93%) Oracle
4 7 (1.98%) IBM
5 4 (1.13%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.13%) CA
5 4 (1.13%) Dynatrace
6 3 (0.85%) Adobe
6 3 (0.85%) Capita
6 3 (0.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.56%) Apple
7 2 (0.56%) SAP
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.28%) Borland
8 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.28%) Demandware
8 1 (0.28%) hybris
8 1 (0.28%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) WorldPay
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k benefits & bonuses
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Diss, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 11 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 11 days ago
London
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
UK-wide, SE England, London
Infuse Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 depending on experience, plus bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £31,559 - £37,871 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago