The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 95 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.21% 0.52% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.53% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +17.11%
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.57% -
QA Analyst
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
922 1142 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.15% 98.19% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 798 993 709
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Brighton

QA Analyst
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA