Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 20 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 West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 330 315
Rank change year-on-year +39 -15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 43 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 26
South West median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% -8.61%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,102 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10138 10807 11777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.05% 97.11% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8467 9056 9838
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in the South West

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in the South West

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Analyst in the South West

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Somerset +3 22 £40,000 +23.08%
Bristol +3 18 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Gloucestershire +12 3 £40,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (95.35%) Test Automation
2 26 (60.47%) Selenium
3 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (55.81%) Test Scripting
5 18 (41.86%) Test Strategy
6 16 (37.21%) WebDriver
7 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
9 13 (30.23%) ISEB
10 12 (27.91%) Internet
10 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
10 12 (27.91%) Finance
10 12 (27.91%) Law
10 12 (27.91%) Legal
10 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (27.91%) Time Management
10 12 (27.91%) Data Protection
10 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
10 12 (27.91%) Test Management
10 12 (27.91%) BDD
11 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
11 11 (25.58%) C#
11 11 (25.58%) .NET
12 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
12 10 (23.26%) SpecFlow
13 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
14 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
14 7 (16.28%) Non-Functional Testing
14 7 (16.28%) Gherkin
14 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.33%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) Selenium
2 16 (37.21%) WebDriver
3 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
4 10 (23.26%) SpecFlow
5 5 (11.63%) LoadUI
5 5 (11.63%) NUnit
5 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
6 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
6 4 (9.30%) Jasmine
6 4 (9.30%) Protractor
7 3 (6.98%) Capybara
7 3 (6.98%) HP UFT
7 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
7 3 (6.98%) WATIR
8 2 (4.65%) JIRA
9 1 (2.33%) JUnit
9 1 (2.33%) Subversion
9 1 (2.33%) TestNG
9 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
1 12 (27.91%) Law
1 12 (27.91%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) Gherkin
3 5 (11.63%) REST
4 3 (6.98%) Behat
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Test Automation
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) Test Scripting
4 18 (41.86%) Test Strategy
5 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
6 12 (27.91%) BDD
6 12 (27.91%) Data Protection
6 12 (27.91%) Test Management
6 12 (27.91%) Time Management
7 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
8 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
9 7 (16.28%) Functional Testing
9 7 (16.28%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (16.28%) Scrum
9 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.63%) DevOps
12 4 (9.30%) SDLC
12 4 (9.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) Java
3 4 (9.30%) Ruby
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) R
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) ISEB
2 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.33%) ATG
2 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
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