The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 51 61 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.76% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 376 401 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.43% 97.09% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 343 357 372
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (58.33%) NHS
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Functional Programming
5 4 (33.33%) ATDD
6 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (58.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) ATDD
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java