The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 24 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 99
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.077% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.079% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 950 1269 1400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.44% 97.77% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1081 1154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Wales +22 4 £36,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB