Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 25 February 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 214 221
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 8 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +28.00%
10th Percentile £47,563 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £49,600
East of England median annual salary £52,250 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +16.11% -6.25% +1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,719 4,413 4,973
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.16% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,037 3,686 4,076
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £69,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Hertfordshire

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Hertford - 4 £52,500 -
Hatfield -11 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City -22 1 £52,250 -
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £46,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) API Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Appium
5 2 (25.00%) HP ALM
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Appium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) TestRail
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) API Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP ALM
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP