The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 104 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
QA Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1332 1711 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.54% 94.43% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1330 1295
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridge

QA Analyst
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago