The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 175 229 211
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 12 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.057% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.059% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 13
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -24.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3514 5051 5071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.54% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4113 3650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Hungerford - 6 £31,250 - 1
Reading +33 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Wokingham - 3 £40,000 -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
5 7 (38.89%) System Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (33.33%) ERP
6 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (27.78%) JIRA
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) ISEB
9 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
10 2 (11.11%) TestNG

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 2 (11.11%) TestNG
5 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
4 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) System Testing
5 6 (33.33%) ERP
5 6 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) SOASTA, Inc
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