The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank - 91 95
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 0 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.86% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.88% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 9
Median salary - £37,500 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.73%  
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 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1364 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.56% 98.20% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1151 1112
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in Wales

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in Wales

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Selenium
6 5 (27.78%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Kanban
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Coaching
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 2 (11.11%) VersionOne
8 2 (11.11%) Bug Management
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Android
8 2 (11.11%) JIRA
8 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (11.11%) Confluence
8 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) VersionOne
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) TestLink
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
5 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Kanban
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Bug Management
8 2 (11.11%) Coaching
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Korn
2 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Perforce
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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