The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 128 131 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 10 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.24% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.25% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
2155 1998 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.57% 94.51% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1811 1522 1590
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 9 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (42.86%) Data Validation
4 6 (42.86%) Validation
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Workflow
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium
8 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) F#
8 1 (7.14%) C#
8 1 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Validation
2 6 (42.86%) Data Validation
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA