The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 106 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 11
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £58,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
QA Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1577 2169 2202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.10% 97.13% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1645 1665
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 5 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £37,500 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £37,500 -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Stress Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) Data Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
5 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
5 4 (36.36%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) JMeter
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) OWASP
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
7 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
4 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Stress Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Data Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Validation
4 4 (36.36%) Black-Box Testing
4 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) API Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) OWASP
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center