The median annual salary for a Senior Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 22 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 218 227
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 13 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.45% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.47% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 2
Median salary £35,000 £37,557 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.80% -13.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £31,450 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £40,000 £44,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.06% -1.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4990 6014 5559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.93% 96.35% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4731 4633
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Analyst in the West Midlands

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham +8 9 £35,000 -6.94%
Staffordshire - 2 £34,500 - 2
Shropshire +7 1 £41,500 +32.80%
Coventry -6 1 - -
Senior Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Test Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) QA
2 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Test Scripting
3 11 (78.57%) Retail
4 8 (57.14%) Selenium
4 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
5 7 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (50.00%) Test Management
5 7 (50.00%) JIRA
5 7 (50.00%) JMeter
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) SOAP
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) WATIR
6 6 (42.86%) JBehave
6 6 (42.86%) Open Source
6 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
6 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
6 6 (42.86%) Ranorex
6 6 (42.86%) eggPlant
6 6 (42.86%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (42.86%) Fintech
7 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
7 5 (35.71%) ISEB
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse

Senior Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
1 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) JMeter
3 6 (42.86%) eggPlant
3 6 (42.86%) JBehave
3 6 (42.86%) Ranorex
3 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
3 6 (42.86%) WATIR
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) Gatling
5 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Test Scripting
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Test Management
5 6 (42.86%) Open Source
6 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) ETL
7 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.14%) DSDM
9 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Kanban
9 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) TDD
9 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) HP
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