Experienced Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software) Salary (Canada)

The average salary for an Experienced Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software) is C$71,383 per year.

C$58,291 - C$86,618
C$58K
C$73K
C$87K
MEDIAN: C$72,650
10%
50%
90%
C$38.98 - C$66.66
C$39
C$49
C$67
MEDIAN: C$48.87
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$100K
Salary C$58,291 - C$86,618
Bonus C$1,007 - C$7,757
Profit Sharing C$500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$60,200 - C$100,715
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 115
Hourly Data C$0C$66
Hourly Rate C$38.98 - C$66.66
Overtime C$0.00
Annual Data C$0C$100K
Bonus C$1,007 - C$7,757
Profit Sharing C$500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$60,200 - C$100,715
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

Job Description for Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software)

Senior quality assurance (QA) analysts for computer software are in charge of analyzing software programs to ensure high quality and eliminate programming issues. They are responsible for overseeing the correct functioning of software code and ensuring company requirements are met before product shipping. Senior QA analysts troubleshoot code using complex industry programs to detect low-quality and resource-intensive code. They work closely with different teams in their organization, plan and complete performance tests using automated means, lead testing procedures, and create detailed reports. They also help train support staff, participate in mentoring tasks, document product defects, and participate in requirement reviews as needed. They also design test approaches. Senior QA analysts work directly with software developers and project management to form cohesive goals, but they also need to be able to work by themselves with minimal supervision. They report their progress to the software quality supervisor in their department.

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Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software) Tasks

  • Uses knowledge of computers and electronics to create and execute clear, comprehensive tests which detect potential programming issues with software solutions.
  • Reports progress to the software quality supervisor.
  • Works with different teams to ensure that tests are carried out successfully.
  • Analyzes software test results and recommends a course of action if necessary to ensure that performance standards demanded by the organization are maintained.

Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$78,394

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software)

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
10-19 years
97%
20 years or more
3%

Skills That Affect Senior Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst (Computer Software) Salaries

Integration Testing
▲7%

System Testing
▲6%

Test Planning
▲3%

National Average
C$78,000

SQL
▼2%

Regression Testing
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 14%