The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 223 269 278
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 81 67 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.52% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.56% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 48
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9510 11967 11345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.12% 92.52% 93.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8182 10116 9803
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 124 (100.00%) QA
2 68 (54.84%) Finance
3 61 (49.19%) Selenium
3 61 (49.19%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (38.71%) C#
5 42 (33.87%) Automated Testing
6 39 (31.45%) BDD
7 36 (29.03%) Cucumber
8 35 (28.23%) Java
9 31 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 30 (24.19%) WebDriver
10 30 (24.19%) Degree
11 29 (23.39%) TDD
12 26 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (20.97%) SpecFlow
12 26 (20.97%) SDLC
13 25 (20.16%) .NET
14 24 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (19.35%) Manual Testing
15 23 (18.55%) Law
15 23 (18.55%) Scrum
16 22 (17.74%) Computer Science
16 22 (17.74%) FitNesse
17 21 (16.94%) Software Testing
17 21 (16.94%) SQL
17 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
18 20 (16.13%) Client/Server
18 20 (16.13%) Equities
18 20 (16.13%) Test Scripting
19 19 (15.32%) Windows

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 61 (49.19%) Selenium
2 36 (29.03%) Cucumber
3 30 (24.19%) WebDriver
4 26 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (20.97%) SpecFlow
5 22 (17.74%) FitNesse
6 13 (10.48%) JIRA
7 10 (8.06%) WATIR
7 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
8 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
9 8 (6.45%) JMeter
10 7 (5.65%) Visual Studio
11 6 (4.84%) HP UFT
11 6 (4.84%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (4.84%) Jasmine
11 6 (4.84%) Capybara
12 5 (4.03%) JUnit
13 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
13 4 (3.23%) Appium
14 3 (2.42%) Calabash
General
1 68 (54.84%) Finance
2 23 (18.55%) Law
3 13 (10.48%) Back Office
4 6 (4.84%) Banking
5 3 (2.42%) Advertising
5 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 2 (1.61%) Front Office
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
6 2 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.16%) .NET
2 15 (12.10%) Web Services
3 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
3 13 (10.48%) Gherkin
4 7 (5.65%) SOAP
5 6 (4.84%) RESTful
5 6 (4.84%) XML
6 3 (2.42%) REST
7 2 (1.61%) HTML
7 2 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.61%) jQuery
7 2 (1.61%) XSL
7 2 (1.61%) XHTML
7 2 (1.61%) CSS
8 1 (0.81%) JSP
8 1 (0.81%) Servlets
8 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.13%) Client/Server
2 20 (16.13%) Equities
3 16 (12.90%) Derivative
3 16 (12.90%) Fixed Income
4 15 (12.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.65%) Java Card
7 4 (3.23%) Social Network
8 3 (2.42%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.61%) Statistics
9 2 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.81%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.81%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.32%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Linux
3 5 (4.03%) Android
4 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Debian
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (49.19%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.87%) Automated Testing
3 39 (31.45%) BDD
4 31 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 29 (23.39%) TDD
6 26 (20.97%) SDLC
7 24 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (19.35%) Manual Testing
8 23 (18.55%) Scrum
9 21 (16.94%) Software Testing
10 20 (16.13%) Test Scripting
11 18 (14.52%) Open Source
12 15 (12.10%) Test Strategy
12 15 (12.10%) Automation Testing
12 15 (12.10%) Performance Testing
13 14 (11.29%) Test Management
13 14 (11.29%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (9.68%) Regression Testing
15 10 (8.06%) Load Testing
16 9 (7.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (38.71%) C#
2 35 (28.23%) Java
3 21 (16.94%) SQL
4 9 (7.26%) Ruby
5 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.03%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.42%) Python
8 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.61%) XPath
8 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (24.19%) Degree
2 13 (10.48%) ISEB
3 9 (7.26%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) HP
3 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle
4 1 (0.81%) Apple
4 1 (0.81%) VMware
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