The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 207 217 217
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 12 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.072% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.078% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 10
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +47.54%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5222 5161 5583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.23% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4093 4706
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Test Analyst
South East

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
Reading +12 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Maidenhead -8 1 £40,000 -20.00%
QA Test Analyst
South East

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) ISEB
3 7 (43.75%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (25.00%) System Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (18.75%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (18.75%) Selenium
8 2 (12.50%) jMock
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) JIRA
8 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) jMock
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) JMeter
3 2 (12.50%) LoadUI
3 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
3 4 (25.00%) System Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) HP