The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 137 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 9 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 9
Median salary £21,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -12.85%
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
2263 1959 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.01% 96.41% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1629 1606
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 28 July 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Back Office
4 4 (30.77%) Games
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Ant
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) HP

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Ant
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
1 4 (30.77%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago