The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 16 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.20% 0.33% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 0.43% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
QA Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80 235 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.91% 77.56% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 225 307
Average salary £57,500 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

QA Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) PMI
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA