The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 April 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 174 184
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -13.60%  
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3817 3396 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.08% 97.59% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3221 2859 2931
Median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Manchester

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £37,500 -
Senior Test Analyst
North West

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

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

1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) QA
2 9 (52.94%) Selenium
3 8 (47.06%) ISEB
4 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) JIRA
4 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) ATDD
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
6 5 (29.41%) Confluence
6 5 (29.41%) iPad
7 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) JUnit
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
7 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
8 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing

Senior Test 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
4 4 (23.53%) JUnit
5 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
6 2 (11.76%) Zephyr
7 1 (5.88%) GoCD
7 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (5.88%) Redmine
7 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
7 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) BDD
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) ATDD
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISEB
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
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