The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 108 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.084% 0.14% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.14% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
1153 1383 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.38% 97.05% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1168 1376
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridge region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Hudson
4 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) NUnit
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) WebDriver

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft