Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 159 145
Rank change year-on-year +35 -14 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 11 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.74% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 4
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -19.23% -2.50%
10th Percentile £36,750 £27,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £42,625 £42,925
South West median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.16% -1.33%

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 1458 2205 1974
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.27% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1839 1609
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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
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 23 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
Cheltenham +11 6 £38,500 +22.22%
Gloucester +32 3 £42,500 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Confluence
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP