The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 74 82 104
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.15% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
QA Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
657 882 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.90% 98.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 562 787 940
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dunstable - 1 £50,000 -
QA Analyst
East of England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, QA 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 Bedfordshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA