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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 249 279 266
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 53 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 57
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
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 £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 93 (100.00%) QA
2 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (51.61%) Selenium
4 46 (49.46%) Finance
5 33 (35.48%) C#
6 31 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 31 (33.33%) BDD
7 28 (30.11%) Cucumber
8 24 (25.81%) TDD
9 23 (24.73%) Test Automation
10 22 (23.66%) Manual Testing
11 21 (22.58%) Degree
11 21 (22.58%) Law
11 21 (22.58%) Java
12 19 (20.43%) .NET
12 19 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (20.43%) SpecFlow
13 18 (19.35%) WebDriver
13 18 (19.35%) Test Scripting
13 18 (19.35%) Software Testing
13 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
14 17 (18.28%) Scrum
14 17 (18.28%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (16.13%) Test Strategy
15 15 (16.13%) Equities
16 14 (15.05%) SQL
16 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
17 13 (13.98%) FitNesse
17 13 (13.98%) Web Services
18 12 (12.90%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (51.61%) Selenium
2 28 (30.11%) Cucumber
3 19 (20.43%) SpecFlow
4 18 (19.35%) WebDriver
5 17 (18.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (13.98%) FitNesse
7 7 (7.53%) JIRA
7 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.38%) JMeter
8 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.30%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.30%) Capybara
9 4 (4.30%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (4.30%) JUnit
9 4 (4.30%) WATIR
10 3 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (3.23%) Appium
10 3 (3.23%) Calabash
11 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (49.46%) Finance
2 21 (22.58%) Law
3 9 (9.68%) Back Office
4 6 (6.45%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.23%) Advertising
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 2 (2.15%) Retail
7 1 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.43%) .NET
2 13 (13.98%) Web Services
3 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.68%) Gherkin
4 5 (5.38%) XML
5 4 (4.30%) RESTful
6 3 (3.23%) SOAP
7 2 (2.15%) HTML
7 2 (2.15%) CSS
7 2 (2.15%) XHTML
7 2 (2.15%) XSL
7 2 (2.15%) jQuery
7 2 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.08%) Middleware
8 1 (1.08%) LAMP
8 1 (1.08%) JSP
8 1 (1.08%) Servlets
8 1 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Equities
2 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.90%) Derivative
4 11 (11.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (11.83%) Fixed Income
4 11 (11.83%) Client/Server
4 11 (11.83%) Open Source
5 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.23%) Social Network
8 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.15%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.15%) Java Card
8 2 (2.15%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (2.15%) Statistics
9 1 (1.08%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.08%) Debian
4 1 (1.08%) UNIX
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 31 (33.33%) BDD
3 24 (25.81%) TDD
4 23 (24.73%) Test Automation
5 22 (23.66%) Manual Testing
6 19 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 18 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 17 (18.28%) Scrum
9 15 (16.13%) Test Strategy
10 11 (11.83%) Automation Testing
11 10 (10.75%) Regression Testing
11 10 (10.75%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (10.75%) Test Management
12 8 (8.60%) Performance Testing
12 8 (8.60%) Load Testing
13 7 (7.53%) Integration Testing
13 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.48%) C#
2 21 (22.58%) Java
3 14 (15.05%) SQL
4 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.30%) Ruby
6 3 (3.23%) Python
6 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.15%) XPath
8 1 (1.08%) PHP5
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) ISEB
3 7 (7.53%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) HP
3 3 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.08%) Apple
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