The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 110 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.44% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1757 1543 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.12% 95.31% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1371 1311
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
2 11 (57.89%) Manual Testing
3 9 (47.37%) System Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Stress Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Degree
3 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Middleware
4 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) BPEL
7 2 (10.53%) Test Management
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB
7 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
7 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.26%) Java

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
1 11 (57.89%) Manual Testing
2 9 (47.37%) System Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Stress Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) BPEL
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) HP