The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 115 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1823 1883 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.92% 93.64% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1658 1408
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
West Midlands

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 24 July 2014.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) jMock
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) jMock
1 2 (25.00%) JMeter
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (25.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft