The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 223 224 229
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.052% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.056% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
QA Test 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
5125 5364 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.13% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 3886 4006
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Reading -4 3 £43,000 +22.85%
Newbury - 3 £50,000 -
QA Test Analyst
South East

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (86.67%) Automation Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (40.00%) SaaS
5 6 (40.00%) Confluence
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (40.00%) Zephyr
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
5 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) ISEB
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (13.33%) Tomcat

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
2 6 (40.00%) Zephyr
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
1 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Automation Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) V-Model
5 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft