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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 742 690 708
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 170 269 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 145 242 256
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 £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
94251 105278 113033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79339 87279 91179
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -10 161 £40,000 -3.61% 29
London +20 40 £51,250 +7.89% 4
South East +20 32 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Yorkshire +14 27 £37,500 -4.45% 6
West Midlands +12 23 £34,715 -17.34% 5
West Yorkshire +11 23 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Leeds +26 17 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Surrey +33 14 £42,500 -5.55%
North West +13 14 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Birmingham -3 13 £34,715 -20.19% 1
South West -9 12 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Somerset -11 9 £32,233 -28.37% 3
Hampshire +3 7 £33,500 -16.25%
Bradford -6 7 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £33,500 -
Cheshire +29 6 £40,000 +20.30%
Kent +19 6 £42,500 +18.05%
East of England +15 6 £46,000 +2.22%
Scotland -13 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Manchester +3 5 £38,500 +25.20% 1
Woking - 5 £42,500 -
North East - 5 £35,000 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 5 £35,000 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £35,000 - 3
Warwickshire +8 4 £28,000 -13.84% 3
Glasgow -8 4 - -
Taunton -19 4 £32,367 -28.07% 2
Coventry - 4 £37,500 - 1
City of London +40 3 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Sheffield +3 3 £37,500 +20.96%

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 213 (64.16%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (35.54%) QA
3 114 (34.34%) Finance
4 110 (33.13%) Test Scripting
5 108 (32.53%) ISEB
6 102 (30.72%) Selenium
7 94 (28.31%) ISTQB
8 89 (26.81%) Software Testing
8 89 (26.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 85 (25.60%) SQL
10 83 (25.00%) Regression Testing
11 81 (24.40%) Manual Testing
12 74 (22.29%) Test Automation
13 67 (20.18%) Functional Testing
14 55 (16.57%) Non-Functional Testing
15 54 (16.27%) Test Strategy
15 54 (16.27%) Scrum
16 53 (15.96%) Automated Testing
17 50 (15.06%) Microsoft
18 48 (14.46%) Mentoring
19 47 (14.16%) Waterfall
19 47 (14.16%) .NET
20 46 (13.86%) Java
21 45 (13.55%) Automation Testing
22 44 (13.25%) C#
22 44 (13.25%) Performance Testing
23 43 (12.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 43 (12.95%) SDLC
24 41 (12.35%) JIRA
25 39 (11.75%) 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 4 (1.20%) CMS
1 4 (1.20%) Confluence
1 4 (1.20%) Drupal
1 4 (1.20%) WordPress
2 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.60%) Apache
4 1 (0.30%) IIS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Magento
1 4 (1.20%) Shopify
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.51%) Office 365
2 4 (1.20%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.60%) PaaS
3 2 (0.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.90%) HTTP
2 2 (0.60%) FTP
2 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.60%) Big Data
4 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 102 (30.72%) Selenium
2 41 (12.35%) JIRA
3 38 (11.45%) Cucumber
4 36 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (10.84%) WebDriver
5 27 (8.13%) LoadRunner
5 27 (8.13%) SoapUI
6 24 (7.23%) SpecFlow
7 23 (6.93%) Visual Studio
8 19 (5.72%) HP UFT
9 16 (4.82%) JMeter
10 14 (4.22%) Appium
10 14 (4.22%) Jenkins
11 11 (3.31%) NUnit
12 4 (1.20%) WebLOAD
13 3 (0.90%) Fiddler
13 3 (0.90%) FitNesse
13 3 (0.90%) Ranorex
14 2 (0.60%) Hudson
14 2 (0.60%) Selenium IDE
General
1 114 (34.34%) Finance
2 33 (9.94%) Banking
3 16 (4.82%) Retail
4 11 (3.31%) Games
4 11 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.81%) Marketing
7 5 (1.51%) Law
8 3 (0.90%) Back Office
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Automotive
9 2 (0.60%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.16%) .NET
2 30 (9.04%) SOAP
3 20 (6.02%) XML
4 19 (5.72%) REST
5 18 (5.42%) Web Services
6 13 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.01%) HTML
8 9 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (2.71%) WCF
9 8 (2.41%) Gherkin
10 7 (2.11%) CSS
11 3 (0.90%) JSON
11 3 (0.90%) RESTful
12 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (0.30%) JMS
13 1 (0.30%) WSDL
13 1 (0.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.20%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.20%) NHS
6 3 (0.90%) Derivative
6 3 (0.90%) Spread Betting
7 2 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.60%) iPad
7 2 (0.60%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.30%) AS400
8 1 (0.30%) Fintech
8 1 (0.30%) mHealth
8 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.04%) Unix
2 6 (1.81%) Linux
2 6 (1.81%) Windows
3 4 (1.20%) Android
3 4 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (64.16%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (33.13%) Test Scripting
3 89 (26.81%) Software Testing
3 89 (26.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 83 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 81 (24.40%) Manual Testing
6 74 (22.29%) Test Automation
7 67 (20.18%) Functional Testing
8 55 (16.57%) Non-Functional Testing
9 54 (16.27%) Scrum
9 54 (16.27%) Test Strategy
10 53 (15.96%) Automated Testing
11 48 (14.46%) Mentoring
12 47 (14.16%) Waterfall
13 45 (13.55%) Automation Testing
14 44 (13.25%) Performance Testing
15 43 (12.95%) SDLC
16 39 (11.75%) Test Management
17 33 (9.94%) Defect Management
18 32 (9.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.60%) SQL
2 46 (13.86%) Java
3 44 (13.25%) C#
4 15 (4.52%) Shell Script
5 12 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.81%) VBScript
7 5 (1.51%) C
7 5 (1.51%) PHP
8 4 (1.20%) Python
8 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.20%) VB
9 3 (0.90%) Ruby
10 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.30%) Groovy
11 1 (0.30%) Perl
11 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.30%) VB6
11 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 108 (32.53%) ISEB
2 94 (28.31%) ISTQB
3 43 (12.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 33 (9.94%) Degree
5 18 (5.42%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.30%) HNC
7 1 (0.30%) HND
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.30%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (35.54%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) FATCA
2 1 (0.30%) HL7
2 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.30%) SDET
2 1 (0.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 50 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.72%) HP
3 16 (4.82%) Oracle
4 4 (1.20%) Adobe
4 4 (1.20%) IBM
5 3 (0.90%) Capita
6 2 (0.60%) Apple
6 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.30%) Borland
7 1 (0.30%) CA
7 1 (0.30%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.30%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.30%) Demandware
7 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.30%) Google
7 1 (0.30%) hybris
7 1 (0.30%) Progress
7 1 (0.30%) Telerik
7 1 (0.30%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gambling Commission
Salary: From £27,429 to £33,524 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £31k - 46k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Taunton
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago