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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 212 216 207
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 9 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.098% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.10% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,500 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
QA Analyst
South East

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
4350 4899 5639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.20% 95.91% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3471 3783 3884
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 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
Newbury +1 4 £33,750 -12.90%
Reading +9 2 £45,000 +2.85%
Maidenhead -8 1 - -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Berkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (79.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) JIRA
5 13 (54.17%) Marketing
5 13 (54.17%) Selenium
5 13 (54.17%) Scrum
6 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
6 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 10 (41.67%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
7 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
7 9 (37.50%) Wireframes
8 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (33.33%) User Experience
8 8 (33.33%) SDLC
8 8 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
8 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 8 (33.33%) System Testing
8 8 (33.33%) ISEB
9 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (25.00%) V-Model
10 5 (20.83%) NUnit
10 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
10 5 (20.83%) PMI
10 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
10 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 5 (20.83%) TestNG
10 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing

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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
1 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) JIRA
2 13 (54.17%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
3 5 (20.83%) NUnit
3 5 (20.83%) TestNG
4 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (12.50%) Zephyr
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (54.17%) Marketing
2 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.17%) React
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) PMI
3 4 (16.67%) Wiki
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Wireframes
6 8 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
6 8 (33.33%) SDLC
6 8 (33.33%) System Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (25.00%) V-Model
8 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
9 4 (16.67%) BDD
9 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com