The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 156 161 181
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38%  
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2527 3168 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2608 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Leeds

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (82.35%) Selenium
3 18 (52.94%) Test Automation
4 16 (47.06%) Cucumber
5 15 (44.12%) Automation Testing
6 14 (41.18%) Mentoring
7 13 (38.24%) SoapUI
7 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
7 13 (38.24%) ISEB
8 12 (35.29%) Finance
9 11 (32.35%) Coaching
10 10 (29.41%) User Stories
10 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
10 10 (29.41%) SOAP
10 10 (29.41%) XML
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) LoadRunner
11 9 (26.47%) JIRA
11 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
11 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
12 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
12 8 (23.53%) JMeter
13 7 (20.59%) Maven
13 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
13 7 (20.59%) .NET
13 7 (20.59%) REST
13 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement
13 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
13 7 (20.59%) Test Management

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (82.35%) Selenium
2 16 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 13 (38.24%) SoapUI
4 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
4 9 (26.47%) JIRA
4 9 (26.47%) LoadRunner
4 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
5 8 (23.53%) JMeter
6 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
6 7 (20.59%) Maven
7 6 (17.65%) SpecFlow
8 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (8.82%) FitNesse
9 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
10 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (5.88%) Robot Framework
11 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
11 1 (2.94%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) SOAP
1 10 (29.41%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) Behat
4 3 (8.82%) Gherkin
4 3 (8.82%) WSDL
4 3 (8.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 15 (44.12%) Automation Testing
4 14 (41.18%) Mentoring
5 11 (32.35%) Coaching
6 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 10 (29.41%) User Stories
7 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement
8 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Test Management
9 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
10 5 (14.71%) BDD
10 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
11 4 (11.76%) Scrum
11 4 (11.76%) SDLC
11 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
11 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
12 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) ISEB
1 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Progress
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle