The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 709 727 743
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 128 205 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 174 154
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,515 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in England

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in England

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in England

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +59 35 £55,000 +15.78% 6
South East +38 27 £44,750 +5.29% 4
North West +2 24 £34,000 -6.84% 2
Yorkshire +19 13 £42,500 +13.33% 3
South West +13 13 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East of England +24 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North East +7 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands +4 1 - - 1
West Midlands +3 1 £35,000 -19.54% 2
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 England region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 219 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (45.34%) Selenium
3 126 (40.51%) ISEB
4 119 (38.26%) ISTQB
5 108 (34.73%) SQL
6 105 (33.76%) Test Automation
7 99 (31.83%) Finance
8 75 (24.12%) Software Testing
8 75 (24.12%) QA
9 72 (23.15%) Cucumber
9 72 (23.15%) Regression Testing
10 71 (22.83%) Test Strategy
11 68 (21.86%) Automation Testing
12 65 (20.90%) Java
13 63 (20.26%) Scrum
14 61 (19.61%) Automated Testing
15 58 (18.65%) BDD
15 58 (18.65%) SDLC
16 57 (18.33%) SoapUI
16 57 (18.33%) JIRA
17 55 (17.68%) User Acceptance Testing
18 54 (17.36%) WebDriver
19 53 (17.04%) Manual Testing
20 52 (16.72%) Mentoring
21 44 (14.15%) Test Scripting
21 44 (14.15%) Functional Testing
22 41 (13.18%) Test Management
23 40 (12.86%) Waterfall
23 40 (12.86%) Non-Functional Testing
24 37 (11.90%) SpecFlow

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.22%) Confluence
2 6 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.64%) SAS
3 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS Project
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.29%) G Suite
2 4 (1.29%) Office 365
2 4 (1.29%) Slack
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.32%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) Internet
2 3 (0.96%) LAN
3 2 (0.64%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.64%) WAN
4 1 (0.32%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.86%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.29%) SQLPlus
6 3 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.32%) Big Data
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 141 (45.34%) Selenium
2 72 (23.15%) Cucumber
3 57 (18.33%) JIRA
3 57 (18.33%) SoapUI
4 54 (17.36%) WebDriver
5 37 (11.90%) SpecFlow
6 35 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (10.93%) JMeter
8 28 (9.00%) HP UFT
9 26 (8.36%) LoadRunner
10 24 (7.72%) Jenkins
11 20 (6.43%) Git (software)
12 18 (5.79%) Visual Studio
13 13 (4.18%) JUnit
14 12 (3.86%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (2.89%) LoadUI
15 9 (2.89%) Maven
16 6 (1.93%) Mercurial
16 6 (1.93%) TestNG
17 5 (1.61%) eggPlant
General
1 99 (31.83%) Finance
2 30 (9.65%) Banking
3 13 (4.18%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.54%) Retail
5 8 (2.57%) Advertising
5 8 (2.57%) Legal
6 5 (1.61%) Law
7 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.68%) .NET
2 26 (8.36%) SOAP
3 22 (7.07%) XML
4 21 (6.75%) Web Services
5 19 (6.11%) Gherkin
6 18 (5.79%) REST
7 10 (3.22%) JSON
8 7 (2.25%) Behat
8 7 (2.25%) RESTful
9 6 (1.93%) HTML
9 6 (1.93%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (1.61%) WPF
11 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.96%) WSDL
11 3 (0.96%) XSD
12 2 (0.64%) CSS
12 2 (0.64%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.64%) J2EE
12 2 (0.64%) Spring
13 1 (0.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.18%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.22%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.89%) iPad
5 8 (2.57%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.25%) NHS
7 6 (1.93%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.32%) EPoS
9 1 (0.32%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.47%) Windows
2 9 (2.89%) Linux
3 8 (2.57%) Android
3 8 (2.57%) Unix
4 7 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.96%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Solaris
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (33.76%) Test Automation
3 75 (24.12%) Software Testing
4 72 (23.15%) Regression Testing
5 71 (22.83%) Test Strategy
6 68 (21.86%) Automation Testing
7 63 (20.26%) Scrum
8 61 (19.61%) Automated Testing
9 58 (18.65%) BDD
9 58 (18.65%) SDLC
10 55 (17.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 53 (17.04%) Manual Testing
12 52 (16.72%) Mentoring
13 44 (14.15%) Functional Testing
13 44 (14.15%) Test Scripting
14 41 (13.18%) Test Management
15 40 (12.86%) Non-Functional Testing
15 40 (12.86%) Waterfall
16 36 (11.58%) Performance Testing
17 32 (10.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 108 (34.73%) SQL
2 65 (20.90%) Java
3 33 (10.61%) C#
4 19 (6.11%) Groovy
4 19 (6.11%) Ruby
5 17 (5.47%) Python
6 16 (5.14%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.89%) VBScript
8 7 (2.25%) VB
9 5 (1.61%) C
9 5 (1.61%) VBA
10 4 (1.29%) C++
10 4 (1.29%) PHP
11 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.32%) R
12 1 (0.32%) Scala
12 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (40.51%) ISEB
2 119 (38.26%) ISTQB
3 26 (8.36%) Degree
3 26 (8.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (3.86%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (24.12%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (9.97%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.29%) Rancher
4 1 (0.32%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 37 (11.90%) HP
2 36 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.43%) Oracle
4 8 (2.57%) Charles River
5 5 (1.61%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.29%) Google
6 4 (1.29%) SAP
7 3 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.96%) IBM
7 3 (0.96%) Progress
8 2 (0.64%) Siebel
8 2 (0.64%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.64%) Sun
9 1 (0.32%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) Teradata
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