Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Test Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 359 365
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 16 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.083% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.086% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 22
East of England median annual salary £38,500 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.37% +19.44% +20.81%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,325 £30,125
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.50% -5.88% +11.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11540 12765 14852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9482 10596 12302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in the East of England

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the East of England.

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in the East of England

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in the East of England

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +7 6 £52,500 -
Suffolk - 5 £38,500 -
Norfolk +18 3 £36,500 -4.58%
Essex +18 1 £38,500 -33.04%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 across the East of England region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Retail
5 5 (31.25%) ISEB
5 5 (31.25%) Selenium
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) JMeter
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) System Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
7 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
7 3 (18.75%) Appium
7 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
8 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Xbox
8 2 (12.50%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (12.50%) API Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Appium
3 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (18.75%) JMeter
3 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) NuGet
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
7 2 (12.50%) API Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) DSDM
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) TDD
8 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft