Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 743 767 748
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 95 75 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.099% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 55 140
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £44,500 £36,250 £38,725
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.50% -5.88% +13.33%

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 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in London

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in London

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in London

Senior 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 Test Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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 +19 8 £47,500 -26.92% 1
West London +5 6 £50,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

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

1 82 (86.32%) Test Automation
2 53 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.63%) QA
4 40 (42.11%) SoapUI
5 39 (41.05%) Selenium
6 38 (40.00%) SOAP
7 37 (38.95%) Finance
8 30 (31.58%) Test Scripting
8 30 (31.58%) BDD
9 28 (29.47%) Cucumber
9 28 (29.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (29.47%) Web Services
10 25 (26.32%) Functional Testing
11 23 (24.21%) JIRA
12 22 (23.16%) Integration Testing
13 21 (22.11%) Scenario Testing
14 18 (18.95%) ISEB
15 17 (17.89%) System Testing
15 17 (17.89%) Test Management
16 16 (16.84%) WebDriver
16 16 (16.84%) Time Management
16 16 (16.84%) Dynamics AX
16 16 (16.84%) Banking
16 16 (16.84%) Visual Studio
16 16 (16.84%) SQL
16 16 (16.84%) Regression Testing
17 14 (14.74%) Performance Testing
17 14 (14.74%) C#
17 14 (14.74%) Java
17 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Blockchain
2 3 (3.16%) Big Data
2 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.05%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (42.11%) SoapUI
2 39 (41.05%) Selenium
3 28 (29.47%) Cucumber
4 23 (24.21%) JIRA
5 16 (16.84%) Visual Studio
5 16 (16.84%) WebDriver
6 13 (13.68%) Git (software)
7 12 (12.63%) JMeter
8 11 (11.58%) HP UFT
9 10 (10.53%) Appium
9 10 (10.53%) SpecFlow
9 10 (10.53%) Zephyr
10 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
11 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (2.11%) LoadUI
12 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.11%) Paros
12 2 (2.11%) RhodeCode
13 1 (1.05%) Maven
13 1 (1.05%) TestDirector
General
1 37 (38.95%) Finance
2 16 (16.84%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Back Office
4 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) SOAP
2 28 (29.47%) Web Services
3 11 (11.58%) REST
4 8 (8.42%) XML
5 7 (7.37%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.16%) .NET
7 2 (2.11%) JSON
7 2 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.11%) RESTful
8 1 (1.05%) HTML
8 1 (1.05%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (10.53%) User Experience
4 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.11%) Derivative
6 2 (2.11%) Fintech
6 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.11%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.05%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Android
1 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.47%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (86.32%) Test Automation
2 53 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (31.58%) BDD
3 30 (31.58%) Test Scripting
4 28 (29.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (26.32%) Functional Testing
6 22 (23.16%) Integration Testing
7 21 (22.11%) Scenario Testing
8 17 (17.89%) System Testing
8 17 (17.89%) Test Management
9 16 (16.84%) Regression Testing
9 16 (16.84%) Time Management
10 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
10 14 (14.74%) Performance Testing
11 13 (13.68%) Change Management
11 13 (13.68%) Test Strategy
11 13 (13.68%) V-Model
12 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
12 12 (12.63%) Test Planning
12 12 (12.63%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) C#
2 14 (14.74%) Java
3 10 (10.53%) Groovy
4 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.37%) Ruby
6 2 (2.11%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) ISEB
2 12 (12.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (52.63%) QA
2 8 (8.42%) ISO 20022
2 8 (8.42%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (2.11%) IBM
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.05%) Informatica
4 1 (1.05%) Netezza
4 1 (1.05%) TOWER Software