The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 128 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% 0.26% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.26% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
QA Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Bristol

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Test Management
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) BPEL
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Geb
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) HP UFT

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Geb
2 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Protractor
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Management
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) BPEL
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
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