The median annual salary for a Senior Test Architect was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Architect
UK
Rank 846 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Architect 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Test Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Test Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Architect in the UK

Senior Test Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Architect in the UK

Senior Test Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
South East - 2 £50,000 -
England - 2 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Test Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior Test Architect 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 featuring Senior Test Architect in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) SDET
4 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing

Senior Test Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) SDET