The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 18 April 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 223 209 209
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 3 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 20
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -
Newbury - 1 £42,500 - 1
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 19 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
6 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Selenium
6 6 (31.58%) ISEB
6 6 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (26.32%) XML
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Validation
8 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Volume Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Big Data
9 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
9 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
9 3 (15.79%) JIRA

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
1 6 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) Java SE
4 1 (5.26%) ZK
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Swing
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
4 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Volume Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) ETL
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) ISEB
3 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) HP
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