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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 268 273 285
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 39 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.45% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
9678 9785 10271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.33% 92.84% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8282 8282 9207
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 72 (100.00%) QA
2 42 (58.33%) Selenium
3 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (50.00%) Finance
5 25 (34.72%) Manual Testing
6 24 (33.33%) Degree
6 24 (33.33%) SQL
7 23 (31.94%) Automated Testing
8 19 (26.39%) Cucumber
9 18 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 16 (22.22%) BDD
10 16 (22.22%) Test Scripting
10 16 (22.22%) Java
10 16 (22.22%) Scrum
11 13 (18.06%) ISEB
11 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
11 13 (18.06%) Test Strategy
12 12 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 12 (16.67%) C#
13 11 (15.28%) TDD
13 11 (15.28%) ISTQB
13 11 (15.28%) Automation Testing
14 10 (13.89%) JIRA
15 9 (12.50%) Regression Testing
15 9 (12.50%) Linux
16 8 (11.11%) Web Services
17 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
17 7 (9.72%) Law
17 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
17 7 (9.72%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Force.com
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (58.33%) Selenium
2 19 (26.39%) Cucumber
3 18 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 10 (13.89%) JIRA
5 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.94%) eggPlant
6 5 (6.94%) SpecFlow
6 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.17%) WATIR
7 3 (4.17%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.17%) Capybara
7 3 (4.17%) Calabash
7 3 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.39%) QADirector
9 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Law
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.17%) Online Betting
5 3 (4.17%) Advertising
5 3 (4.17%) Games
5 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Web Services
2 6 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) RESTful
3 3 (4.17%) SOAP
3 3 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.78%) HTML
4 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) JSP
5 1 (1.39%) Servlets
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.39%) Middleware
5 1 (1.39%) LAMP
5 1 (1.39%) Ajax
5 1 (1.39%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) Derivative
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Open Source
4 4 (5.56%) Social Media
5 3 (4.17%) iPhone
5 3 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.78%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.78%) Equities
6 2 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) Social Network
6 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 2 (2.78%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.39%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.39%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.39%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Android
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.39%) UNIX
5 1 (1.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) Manual Testing
3 23 (31.94%) Automated Testing
4 16 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 16 (22.22%) Scrum
4 16 (22.22%) BDD
5 13 (18.06%) Test Strategy
6 12 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 11 (15.28%) Automation Testing
7 11 (15.28%) TDD
8 9 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
10 6 (8.33%) OO
10 6 (8.33%) Load Testing
11 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.94%) CRM
11 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) Java
3 12 (16.67%) C#
4 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.56%) Python
6 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) PHP5
8 1 (1.39%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 24 (33.33%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) ISEB
3 11 (15.28%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Apple
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