The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 227 253 294
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 31 68 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.70% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 66 64
Median salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -12.14%
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
6247 9769 12203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.71% 94.90% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 8351 10331
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,044 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 29 May 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 City of London region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) QA
2 42 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (48.39%) Selenium
4 26 (41.94%) Java
5 23 (37.10%) Finance
5 23 (37.10%) BDD
6 19 (30.65%) SQL
7 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
8 16 (25.81%) C#
8 16 (25.81%) Degree
9 15 (24.19%) Scrum
9 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
10 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (20.97%) Functional Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Test Scripting
11 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
11 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
11 13 (20.97%) TDD
11 13 (20.97%) Ruby
12 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
12 12 (19.35%) Law
12 12 (19.35%) Integration Testing
13 11 (17.74%) Unix
14 10 (16.13%) JIRA
14 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (14.52%) Test Management
15 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
15 9 (14.52%) Linux
16 8 (12.90%) Windows

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (48.39%) Selenium
2 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
3 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
4 10 (16.13%) JIRA
5 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 8 (12.90%) JMeter
6 5 (8.06%) FitNesse
6 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.45%) JBehave
7 4 (6.45%) JUnit
7 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
8 3 (4.84%) Appium
8 3 (4.84%) Gerrit
8 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
8 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.23%) Gatling
9 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
9 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.23%) TestNG
10 1 (1.61%) Rational Robot
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Law
3 8 (12.90%) Legal
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.84%) Games
6 2 (3.23%) Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (3.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) REST
2 6 (9.68%) SOAP
3 5 (8.06%) Behat
3 5 (8.06%) Gherkin
3 5 (8.06%) XML
4 4 (6.45%) RESTful
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
5 3 (4.84%) .NET
5 3 (4.84%) HTML
6 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.61%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) Middleware
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.68%) Fintech
4 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.45%) Derivative
5 4 (6.45%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.84%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.23%) Tandem
8 1 (1.61%) Equities
8 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.61%) User Experience
8 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Unix
2 9 (14.52%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) BDD
3 15 (24.19%) Scrum
4 13 (20.97%) Functional Testing
4 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
4 13 (20.97%) TDD
4 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
4 13 (20.97%) Test Scripting
5 12 (19.35%) Integration Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Test Management
8 8 (12.90%) Automation Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Manual Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.29%) ETL
9 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
9 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) SQL
3 16 (25.81%) C#
4 13 (20.97%) Ruby
5 8 (12.90%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.45%) Perl
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.61%) Groovy
9 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) ISEB
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) SDET
3 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) Nagios
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Qualys
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.61%) Green Hat
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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