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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 681 689 712
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 209 278 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 184 241 229
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +24 196 £40,000 -5.88% 20
South East +67 46 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Yorkshire +49 43 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Yorkshire +34 40 £40,000 +2.56% 3
London +26 40 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Leeds +45 31 £37,500 - 1
South West -5 22 £32,500 -15.58% 6
Bradford -1 20 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Somerset +3 18 £32,500 -27.77% 3
North West -8 15 £40,000 +20.30%
Surrey +16 13 £41,250 -8.33%
West Midlands -13 13 £34,715 -22.85% 1
Oxfordshire +10 10 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South Wales -7 9 £34,000 +7.93% 2
Wales -8 9 £34,000 +7.93% 2
Cheshire +22 8 £40,000 +19.40%
Hampshire +11 8 £34,250 -23.88% 1
Tyne and Wear - 7 £35,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £35,000 - 1
North East - 7 £35,000 - 1
East of England +16 6 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Taunton +2 6 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Basingstoke - 6 £34,250 - 1
East Sussex +11 5 £35,250 -6.00%
Kent +8 5 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Cardiff -1 5 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Birmingham -19 5 £34,715 -22.85%
Banbury - 5 £37,500 -
Woking +9 4 £42,500 -4.49%
Warwickshire +6 4 £28,000 -13.84%

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 242 (68.36%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (35.59%) Finance
3 124 (35.03%) ISEB
4 119 (33.62%) Selenium
5 105 (29.66%) QA
6 104 (29.38%) ISTQB
7 102 (28.81%) Test Scripting
8 98 (27.68%) Software Testing
8 98 (27.68%) Test Automation
9 90 (25.42%) Manual Testing
10 86 (24.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 79 (22.32%) SQL
12 78 (22.03%) Regression Testing
13 63 (17.80%) Automated Testing
14 60 (16.95%) Functional Testing
15 58 (16.38%) Non-Functional Testing
15 58 (16.38%) Cucumber
16 57 (16.10%) Mentoring
16 57 (16.10%) Microsoft
17 53 (14.97%) Waterfall
18 52 (14.69%) Scrum
19 51 (14.41%) Test Management
20 48 (13.56%) JIRA
20 48 (13.56%) WebDriver
20 48 (13.56%) Test Strategy
21 47 (13.28%) Automation Testing
22 46 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
23 45 (12.71%) BDD
23 45 (12.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 45 (12.71%) Performance 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 6 (1.69%) Confluence
2 4 (1.13%) CMS
2 4 (1.13%) Drupal
2 4 (1.13%) WordPress
3 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Magento
1 4 (1.13%) Shopify
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (2.26%) Office 365
2 4 (1.13%) Basecamp
2 4 (1.13%) G Suite
2 4 (1.13%) Slack
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.82%) LAN
1 10 (2.82%) WAN
2 9 (2.54%) IP Telephony
3 6 (1.69%) HTTP
4 2 (0.56%) FTP
4 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 119 (33.62%) Selenium
2 58 (16.38%) Cucumber
3 48 (13.56%) JIRA
3 48 (13.56%) WebDriver
4 46 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 44 (12.43%) SoapUI
6 32 (9.04%) SpecFlow
7 30 (8.47%) LoadRunner
8 24 (6.78%) Visual Studio
9 17 (4.80%) JMeter
10 16 (4.52%) Jenkins
11 15 (4.24%) Appium
11 15 (4.24%) HP UFT
12 4 (1.13%) Fiddler
12 4 (1.13%) FitNesse
12 4 (1.13%) JUnit
12 4 (1.13%) NUnit
12 4 (1.13%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.85%) WebLOAD
14 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 126 (35.59%) Finance
2 32 (9.04%) Banking
3 18 (5.08%) Retail
4 10 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.26%) Games
6 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.85%) Automotive
7 3 (0.85%) Back Office
7 3 (0.85%) Law
7 3 (0.85%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.73%) .NET
2 31 (8.76%) SOAP
3 25 (7.06%) REST
4 21 (5.93%) Web Services
5 19 (5.37%) XML
6 10 (2.82%) Gherkin
7 8 (2.26%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.26%) HTML
8 6 (1.69%) CSS
9 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.13%) WCF
10 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.56%) WSDL
10 2 (0.56%) XSD
11 1 (0.28%) Behat
11 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.28%) JMS
11 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (6.21%) Mobile App
2 20 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.41%) NHS
5 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.13%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.85%) Derivative
6 3 (0.85%) Spread Betting
7 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.56%) mHealth
7 2 (0.56%) Replication
7 2 (0.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.28%) AS400
8 1 (0.28%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.28%) NPfIT
8 1 (0.28%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.21%) Unix
2 13 (3.67%) Windows
3 8 (2.26%) Android
3 8 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.98%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.85%) Linux
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (68.36%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (28.81%) Test Scripting
3 98 (27.68%) Software Testing
3 98 (27.68%) Test Automation
4 90 (25.42%) Manual Testing
5 86 (24.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 78 (22.03%) Regression Testing
7 63 (17.80%) Automated Testing
8 60 (16.95%) Functional Testing
9 58 (16.38%) Non-Functional Testing
10 57 (16.10%) Mentoring
11 53 (14.97%) Waterfall
12 52 (14.69%) Scrum
13 51 (14.41%) Test Management
14 48 (13.56%) Test Strategy
15 47 (13.28%) Automation Testing
16 45 (12.71%) BDD
16 45 (12.71%) Performance Testing
17 42 (11.86%) SDLC
18 31 (8.76%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.32%) SQL
2 42 (11.86%) Java
3 41 (11.58%) C#
4 15 (4.24%) Shell Script
5 11 (3.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.69%) PHP
7 5 (1.41%) Python
8 4 (1.13%) VB
8 4 (1.13%) VBScript
9 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.85%) Perl
10 2 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.56%) C++
10 2 (0.56%) Korn
10 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.28%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) VB6
11 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 124 (35.03%) ISEB
2 104 (29.38%) ISTQB
3 45 (12.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 37 (10.45%) Degree
5 22 (6.21%) Security Cleared
6 10 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.56%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.28%) HNC
8 1 (0.28%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.28%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (29.66%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.28%) SDET
2 1 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.93%) HP
3 10 (2.82%) Oracle
4 6 (1.69%) Progress
5 4 (1.13%) Adobe
5 4 (1.13%) Capita
5 4 (1.13%) Google
6 3 (0.85%) IBM
7 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) Borland
8 1 (0.28%) Charles River
8 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.28%) Cognos
8 1 (0.28%) Demandware
8 1 (0.28%) Informatica
8 1 (0.28%) Perforce
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.28%) SAP
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum 24 days annual leave, pension, life cover
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 6% Pension, 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens + Great Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago