The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 122 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.36% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
QA Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1898 1824 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.50% 93.97% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1580 1660
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QA Analyst
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Velocity
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Birmingham
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