The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 114 129 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.56% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 8
Median salary £32,500 £28,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -23.33%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.83% -12.85%
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
1580 1799 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.35% 97.56% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1562 1413
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bristol region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 10 (90.91%) SDLC
2 10 (90.91%) ISEB
2 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Usability Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Manual Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Manual Testing
1 10 (90.91%) SDLC
1 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Usability Testing
2 9 (81.82%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP