Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 488 534 601
Rank change year-on-year +46 +67 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 53 90 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 86 50
South East median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £32,375
90th Percentile £50,750 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%

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 28698 36932 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.68% 97.05% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24052 31447 33339
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Senior Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +32 17 £39,750 +6.00%
Thames Valley +40 13 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Surrey +46 10 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Hampshire +35 7 £45,000 +34.33% 2
Berkshire +43 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxfordshire +8 4 £63,000 +68.00% 1
Kent +6 4 £47,000 +10.59%
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £45,000 +20.00%
West Sussex +11 2 £29,000 -27.50%
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 29 (54.72%) Test Automation
2 26 (49.06%) Selenium
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.74%) SQL
5 18 (33.96%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (28.30%) Manual Testing
7 15 (28.30%) HP
7 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
7 15 (28.30%) ISTQB
8 14 (26.42%) ISEB
8 14 (26.42%) SoapUI
9 13 (24.53%) Cucumber
10 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
10 12 (22.64%) Java
10 12 (22.64%) Scrum
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (18.87%) QA
12 10 (18.87%) JMeter
12 10 (18.87%) Finance
13 9 (16.98%) LoadRunner
13 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
13 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
14 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.09%) Kanban
14 8 (15.09%) JIRA
14 8 (15.09%) Ruby
14 8 (15.09%) Google
14 8 (15.09%) Retail

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 (5.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) G Suite
2 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Slack
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Selenium
2 16 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (26.42%) SoapUI
4 13 (24.53%) Cucumber
5 10 (18.87%) JMeter
6 9 (16.98%) LoadRunner
7 8 (15.09%) JIRA
7 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (13.21%) SpecFlow
9 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
9 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
10 4 (7.55%) HP UFT
10 4 (7.55%) WinRunner
11 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
11 3 (5.66%) JUnit
11 3 (5.66%) Maven
11 3 (5.66%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (5.66%) TestDirector
12 2 (3.77%) NUnit
13 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) SOAP
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
1 3 (5.66%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Test Automation
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Manual Testing
3 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
4 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
5 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
6 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.09%) Kanban
7 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Regression Testing
7 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (11.32%) API Testing
8 6 (11.32%) SDLC
8 6 (11.32%) TDD
8 6 (11.32%) Test Management
8 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.43%) BDD
9 5 (9.43%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) C#
3 8 (15.09%) Python
3 8 (15.09%) Ruby
4 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) C
6 4 (7.55%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) VB
7 3 (5.66%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) ISTQB
2 14 (26.42%) ISEB
3 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.66%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.66%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (33.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) HP
2 8 (15.09%) Google
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Talend
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