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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
UK
Rank 706 675 735
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 135 266 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 110 221 199
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,503 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £70,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -4 121 £42,500 - 17
London +57 38 £52,500 +16.66% 3
North West -9 21 £34,000 +0.74% 3
South East +23 18 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Yorkshire +24 14 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East of England +17 10 £42,500 -11.45% 1
Manchester -20 10 £35,625 -2.39%
Leeds +16 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Yorkshire +10 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South West +2 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 8 £35,000 +21.73% 1
Tyne and Wear +13 8 £35,000 +21.73% 1
North East +9 8 £35,000 +21.73% 1
City of London +27 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +48 5 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Surrey +32 5 £40,500 -10.00% 2
Cheshire +12 5 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Liverpool +7 5 £32,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +6 5 £32,500 -14.47% 2
Chester +4 5 £34,000 +7.93% 1
Merseyside -4 5 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
South Wales +13 4 £34,250 -8.66%
Wales +2 4 £34,250 -8.66%
Hertfordshire +2 4 £45,000 -6.25%
Scotland -1 4 £35,000 - 4
Somerset -6 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh -16 4 £35,000 - 4
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Harrogate - 4 £32,500 - 2

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 257 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (43.75%) Selenium
3 131 (35.60%) ISTQB
4 130 (35.33%) ISEB
5 126 (34.24%) Test Automation
6 114 (30.98%) Finance
7 106 (28.80%) SQL
8 91 (24.73%) Software Testing
9 82 (22.28%) Regression Testing
10 81 (22.01%) Cucumber
11 79 (21.47%) Manual Testing
12 77 (20.92%) Automated Testing
13 75 (20.38%) QA
14 74 (20.11%) Automation Testing
15 64 (17.39%) WebDriver
15 64 (17.39%) Scrum
16 63 (17.12%) Java
16 63 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
17 61 (16.58%) SDLC
18 60 (16.30%) BDD
18 60 (16.30%) SoapUI
18 60 (16.30%) Test Scripting
19 59 (16.03%) JIRA
20 56 (15.22%) Mentoring
21 53 (14.40%) Waterfall
22 51 (13.86%) Functional Testing
23 48 (13.04%) Test Management
23 48 (13.04%) Test Strategy
24 44 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
24 44 (11.96%) Microsoft

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 (2.72%) Confluence
2 6 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) MS Project
3 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.09%) G Suite
2 4 (1.09%) Office 365
2 4 (1.09%) Slack
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.27%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.53%) LAN
2 12 (3.26%) WAN
3 11 (2.99%) IP Telephony
4 3 (0.82%) HTTP
4 3 (0.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.53%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.09%) SQLPlus
5 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.27%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.27%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 161 (43.75%) Selenium
2 81 (22.01%) Cucumber
3 64 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 60 (16.30%) SoapUI
5 59 (16.03%) JIRA
6 44 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (11.14%) SpecFlow
8 35 (9.51%) JMeter
9 28 (7.61%) HP UFT
9 28 (7.61%) LoadRunner
10 26 (7.07%) Jenkins
11 18 (4.89%) Visual Studio
12 16 (4.35%) Git (software)
13 13 (3.53%) JUnit
14 11 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (2.45%) LoadUI
16 7 (1.90%) Appium
16 7 (1.90%) Maven
17 6 (1.63%) TestNG
18 5 (1.36%) Mercurial
General
1 114 (30.98%) Finance
2 32 (8.70%) Banking
3 15 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.26%) Retail
5 7 (1.90%) Advertising
6 5 (1.36%) Legal
7 2 (0.54%) Back Office
7 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.54%) Law
7 2 (0.54%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.42%) Web Services
2 29 (7.88%) .NET
3 27 (7.34%) SOAP
4 21 (5.71%) REST
4 21 (5.71%) XML
5 17 (4.62%) Gherkin
6 7 (1.90%) Behat
6 7 (1.90%) JSON
7 6 (1.63%) HTML
8 5 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (1.09%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.09%) RESTful
9 4 (1.09%) WPF
9 4 (1.09%) WSDL
9 4 (1.09%) XSD
10 3 (0.82%) CSS
11 1 (0.27%) J2EE
11 1 (0.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.45%) iPad
5 8 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.17%) NHS
5 8 (2.17%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.36%) User Experience
8 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.27%) mHealth
9 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.98%) Windows
2 13 (3.53%) Android
3 12 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.17%) Unix
4 8 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.90%) Linux
6 3 (0.82%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (34.24%) Test Automation
3 91 (24.73%) Software Testing
4 82 (22.28%) Regression Testing
5 79 (21.47%) Manual Testing
6 77 (20.92%) Automated Testing
7 74 (20.11%) Automation Testing
8 64 (17.39%) Scrum
9 63 (17.12%) User Acceptance Testing
10 61 (16.58%) SDLC
11 60 (16.30%) BDD
11 60 (16.30%) Test Scripting
12 56 (15.22%) Mentoring
13 53 (14.40%) Waterfall
14 51 (13.86%) Functional Testing
15 48 (13.04%) Test Management
15 48 (13.04%) Test Strategy
16 42 (11.41%) Non-Functional Testing
16 42 (11.41%) Performance Testing
17 37 (10.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 106 (28.80%) SQL
2 63 (17.12%) Java
3 34 (9.24%) C#
4 16 (4.35%) Groovy
4 16 (4.35%) Python
5 15 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.80%) Ruby
7 7 (1.90%) VBScript
8 6 (1.63%) VB
9 5 (1.36%) PHP
9 5 (1.36%) VBA
10 3 (0.82%) C
10 3 (0.82%) C++
10 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.54%) Korn
11 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.54%) Perl
11 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 131 (35.60%) ISTQB
2 130 (35.33%) ISEB
3 33 (8.97%) Degree
4 32 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (20.38%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.09%) Rancher
4 1 (0.27%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 44 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.51%) HP
3 20 (5.43%) Oracle
4 8 (2.17%) Charles River
5 7 (1.90%) Progress
6 5 (1.36%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.09%) Dynatrace
7 4 (1.09%) Google
7 4 (1.09%) IBM
8 2 (0.54%) SAP
8 2 (0.54%) Siebel
8 2 (0.54%) Sun
9 1 (0.27%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.27%) Capita
9 1 (0.27%) Cognos
9 1 (0.27%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.27%) Informatica
9 1 (0.27%) Perforce
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.27%) Teradata
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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