The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 103 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% 0.18% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.19% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £37,500 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1098 1040 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.15% 95.24% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 964 945 721
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £58,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
QA Analyst
East of England

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
QA Analyst
East of England

QA Analyst
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft