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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 104 133 123
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 9
Median salary £35,000 £53,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.88% +53.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £58,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
1498 2201 2104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.15% 96.83% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1687 1606
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 26 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 - 9 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £37,500 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £37,500 -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 16 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Integration Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Selenium
4 10 (62.50%) Validation
4 10 (62.50%) Data Validation
5 9 (56.25%) NeoLoad
5 9 (56.25%) Black-Box Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
6 8 (50.00%) Stress Testing
7 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (37.50%) QA Automation
9 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
9 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
9 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
10 4 (25.00%) VoIP
11 3 (18.75%) SQL
11 3 (18.75%) JIRA
11 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
12 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (12.50%) TDD
12 2 (12.50%) Ruby
12 2 (12.50%) Workflow
12 2 (12.50%) JMeter
12 2 (12.50%) Java
12 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
12 2 (12.50%) WebDriver

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 4 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) NeoLoad
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
4 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) JMeter
4 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 12 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Integration Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Data Validation
3 10 (62.50%) Validation
4 9 (56.25%) Black-Box Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Stress Testing
6 6 (37.50%) QA Automation
7 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) OWASP
9 2 (12.50%) SDLC
9 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center