The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
England / North East
Rank 67 77 79
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.48% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.62% +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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 596 626 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.67% 96.75% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 546 532 580
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £52,500
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 the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in the North East

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in the North East

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Tyne and Wear +16 3 £35,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East 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 the North East 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