The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 267 269 265
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 58 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.39% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 53
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11412 11150 12163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 93.20% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 9780 11085
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
London

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 115 (100.00%) QA
2 72 (62.61%) Finance
3 56 (48.70%) Selenium
4 51 (44.35%) SQL
5 42 (36.52%) Automated Testing
6 41 (35.65%) Degree
7 40 (34.78%) Automation Testing
8 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (24.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 28 (24.35%) Test Scripting
10 26 (22.61%) C#
11 24 (20.87%) ISEB
11 24 (20.87%) Regression Testing
12 23 (20.00%) Asset Management
13 22 (19.13%) Computer Science
13 22 (19.13%) Test Automation
13 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
14 21 (18.26%) Performance Testing
15 20 (17.39%) .NET
16 19 (16.52%) Relational Database
16 19 (16.52%) Test Strategy
17 18 (15.65%) Portfolio Management
17 18 (15.65%) HP
17 18 (15.65%) Equities
17 18 (15.65%) HP Quality Center
17 18 (15.65%) Banking
17 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
18 17 (14.78%) NUnit
18 17 (14.78%) VBScript
18 17 (14.78%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (3.48%) Confluence
2 1 (0.87%) CMS
2 1 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.74%) Monis
2 2 (1.74%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.74%) FastVal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (48.70%) Selenium
2 28 (24.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (14.78%) NUnit
4 16 (13.91%) Bugzilla
4 16 (13.91%) TestComplete
5 11 (9.57%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.09%) JIRA
6 7 (6.09%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.48%) FitNesse
8 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (2.61%) Calabash
10 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.74%) Robotium
10 2 (1.74%) RubyMine
11 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.87%) Behat
11 1 (0.87%) JUnit
General
1 72 (62.61%) Finance
2 18 (15.65%) Banking
3 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.35%) Legal
5 4 (3.48%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.39%) .NET
2 10 (8.70%) Web Services
3 7 (6.09%) SOAP
4 2 (1.74%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.87%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.87%) LAMP
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.87%) XML
5 1 (0.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.13%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.65%) Equities
3 13 (11.30%) Derivative
4 4 (3.48%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (3.48%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.61%) Spread Betting
6 2 (1.74%) iPhone
6 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.74%) iPad
6 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.87%) BBC
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) UNIX
2 4 (3.48%) Android
2 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) Automated Testing
2 40 (34.78%) Automation Testing
3 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.35%) Test Scripting
5 24 (20.87%) Regression Testing
6 23 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 22 (19.13%) Test Automation
8 21 (18.26%) Performance Testing
9 19 (16.52%) Test Strategy
10 18 (15.65%) Portfolio Management
10 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
11 16 (13.91%) Code Coverage
11 16 (13.91%) Monte Carlo Method
11 16 (13.91%) Unit Testing
11 16 (13.91%) Manual Testing
11 16 (13.91%) User Stories
11 16 (13.91%) Black-Box Testing
12 13 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (8.70%) Data Management
14 9 (7.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.35%) SQL
2 26 (22.61%) C#
3 17 (14.78%) VBScript
3 17 (14.78%) VB
4 14 (12.17%) Java
5 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.61%) Python
6 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
7 2 (1.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.87%) Perl
8 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (35.65%) Degree
2 24 (20.87%) ISEB
3 4 (3.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (15.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (15.65%) HP
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.61%) Charles River
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) SimCorp
3 3 (2.61%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.61%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (1.74%) SunGard
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £32 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: £40,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago