Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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

Senior Test Analyst
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 147 149
Rank change year-on-year +31 +2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.65% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
South West median annual salary £43,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.83% +10.77% -9.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,487 1,725 1,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.26% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 1,419 1,361
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,000 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% -5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
Gloucester +21 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Cheltenham -4 2 £42,500 +25.93%
Cirencester - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
South West

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, Senior Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Bitbucket
3 7 (70.00%) Docker
3 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (70.00%) Confluence
3 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 7 (70.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 5 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (30.00%) QA
8 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (20.00%) C
8 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (70.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Bitbucket
2 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) GitLab
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
8 1 (10.00%) API Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Google