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 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 275 298 272
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 43 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 57
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £51,000
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 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
10407 11329 11757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.34% 92.96% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8912 9858 10814
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) QA
2 52 (52.00%) Finance
3 47 (47.00%) Selenium
4 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (40.00%) Degree
6 37 (37.00%) SQL
7 29 (29.00%) C#
8 25 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 25 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 24 (24.00%) Java
10 22 (22.00%) Computer Science
11 19 (19.00%) Manual Testing
12 18 (18.00%) Test Scripting
12 18 (18.00%) WebDriver
13 17 (17.00%) ISEB
14 15 (15.00%) Web Services
15 14 (14.00%) QuickTest Pro
15 14 (14.00%) Equities
15 14 (14.00%) Banking
16 12 (12.00%) Regression Testing
17 11 (11.00%) Derivative
18 10 (10.00%) UNIX
18 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
18 10 (10.00%) Test Strategy
19 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
19 9 (9.00%) Data Management
19 9 (9.00%) ISTQB
19 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
19 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
20 8 (8.00%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (47.00%) Selenium
2 18 (18.00%) WebDriver
3 14 (14.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.00%) TestComplete
6 5 (5.00%) Bugzilla
6 5 (5.00%) NUnit
6 5 (5.00%) JIRA
6 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.00%) FitNesse
7 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.00%) WATIR
8 3 (3.00%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.00%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.00%) Capybara
8 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (3.00%) eggPlant
General
1 52 (52.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Publishing
5 3 (3.00%) Games
5 3 (3.00%) Online Betting
6 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) Web Services
2 8 (8.00%) .NET
3 7 (7.00%) SOAP
4 3 (3.00%) HTML
4 3 (3.00%) RESTful
5 2 (2.00%) CSS
5 2 (2.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.00%) XML
6 1 (1.00%) Ajax
6 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.00%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.00%) HTML5
6 1 (1.00%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.00%) Equities
3 11 (11.00%) Derivative
4 5 (5.00%) Open Source
5 4 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.00%) Social Media
6 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) UNIX
2 4 (4.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.00%) Android
2 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 25 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 19 (19.00%) Manual Testing
4 18 (18.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 10 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (9.00%) Data Management
7 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (8.00%) TDD
8 8 (8.00%) BDD
9 7 (7.00%) Scrum
10 6 (6.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.00%) Test Management
11 5 (5.00%) Monte Carlo Method
11 5 (5.00%) System Testing
11 5 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.00%) SQL
2 29 (29.00%) C#
3 24 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (5.00%) VBScript
4 5 (5.00%) VB
5 3 (3.00%) Ruby
5 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.00%) Scala
6 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (40.00%) Degree
2 17 (17.00%) ISEB
3 9 (9.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) HP
3 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle
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