Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior QA Test Analyst was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 812 869
Rank change year-on-year -8 +57 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 24 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.042% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.044% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 38
London median annual salary £68,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £46,325 £36,250 £36,025
90th Percentile £74,250 £62,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Test Analyst in London

Senior QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior QA Test Analyst in London

Senior QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior QA Test Analyst in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior QA Test Analyst in London

Senior QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Test Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London - 2 £42,500 - 1
Senior QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior QA 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 London region featuring Senior QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (79.17%) Finance
3 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
6 9 (37.50%) Functional Testing
7 8 (33.33%) API Testing
7 8 (33.33%) ISO 20022
7 8 (33.33%) Groovy
7 8 (33.33%) ISO 8583
7 8 (33.33%) Unix
7 8 (33.33%) SOA
7 8 (33.33%) JIRA
8 7 (29.17%) BDD
8 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) Banking
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) TDD
10 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
11 4 (16.67%) HP UFT
11 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
12 3 (12.50%) Selenium
12 3 (12.50%) Fund Management
12 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 3 (12.50%) Cucumber

Senior QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 8 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) JUnit
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) Robot Framework
6 1 (4.17%) TestNG
6 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Back Office
4 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
1 2 (8.33%) Derivative
1 2 (8.33%) Fintech
1 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 8 (33.33%) API Testing
4 8 (33.33%) SOA
5 7 (29.17%) BDD
5 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Fund Management
9 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.33%) Physics
10 2 (8.33%) Scrum
10 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Groovy
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (33.33%) ISO 20022
2 8 (33.33%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) HP