The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 28 March 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 92 89
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 0 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.73% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.74% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Median salary - £37,500 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.79% +2.59%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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 Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 845 1216 1175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.46% 98.14% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 739 1038 1030
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in South Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in South Wales

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Automation Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Kanban
5 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (6.67%) Advertising
7 1 (6.67%) Migration

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Automation Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
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