The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
England / South East
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 405 449
Rank change year-on-year +46 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 32 58 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 31
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 the South 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14444 18861 21165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.74% 96.78% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12145 16055 17004
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in the South East

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
East Sussex +23 7 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +29 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey +49 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Kent +9 4 £47,000 +10.58%
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £45,000 -
West Sussex +5 2 £29,000 -27.50%
Oxfordshire -9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Senior Test Analyst
England

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Selenium
3 21 (41.18%) Automation Testing
4 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 16 (31.37%) Java
5 16 (31.37%) SQL
5 16 (31.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (29.41%) HP
7 14 (27.45%) Regression Testing
7 14 (27.45%) Finance
7 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
7 14 (27.45%) Cucumber
7 14 (27.45%) SoapUI
7 14 (27.45%) Test Strategy
8 13 (25.49%) Manual Testing
8 13 (25.49%) ISEB
9 12 (23.53%) HP UFT
9 12 (23.53%) JMeter
10 11 (21.57%) Scrum
10 11 (21.57%) Automated Testing
10 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
10 11 (21.57%) LoadRunner
10 11 (21.57%) Performance Testing
11 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (17.65%) JIRA
12 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (15.69%) SDLC
13 7 (13.73%) BDD

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.80%) G Suite
2 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 5 (9.80%) Slack
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (54.90%) Selenium
2 16 (31.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (27.45%) Cucumber
3 14 (27.45%) SoapUI
4 12 (23.53%) HP UFT
4 12 (23.53%) JMeter
5 11 (21.57%) LoadRunner
6 9 (17.65%) JIRA
7 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
8 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
9 4 (7.84%) WinRunner
10 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
10 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.92%) WebLOAD
11 1 (1.96%) JUnit
11 1 (1.96%) LoadUI
11 1 (1.96%) MSTest
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) RESTful
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Automation Testing
3 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 14 (27.45%) Regression Testing
4 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
4 14 (27.45%) Test Strategy
5 13 (25.49%) Manual Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Automated Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Performance Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Scrum
7 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (15.69%) SDLC
9 7 (13.73%) BDD
9 7 (13.73%) Defect Management
9 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Kanban
10 6 (11.76%) TDD
10 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.80%) DSDM
11 5 (9.80%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Java
1 16 (31.37%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) Python
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) Ruby
4 5 (9.80%) VB
4 5 (9.80%) VBScript
5 4 (7.84%) C
5 4 (7.84%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Groovy
7 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) ISEB
2 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) HP
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
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