Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior QA Analyst was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 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 Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 284 274
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Analyst 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.013% 0.054% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.056% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Manchester median annual salary £48,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £46,750 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £38,750 £42,500
North West median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.94% -4.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7744 7174 7198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.42% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6439 6158 5993
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Analyst in Manchester

Senior QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior QA Analyst in Manchester

Senior QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior QA 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 Manchester region featuring Senior QA Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP