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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 282 307 263
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 32 35 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.29% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.31% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 57
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £59,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
10319 11302 10851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.72% 92.97% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8983 9717 9896
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 86 (100.00%) QA
2 39 (45.35%) Selenium
3 38 (44.19%) Finance
4 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (40.70%) Degree
6 27 (31.40%) SQL
7 23 (26.74%) C#
8 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
8 21 (24.42%) WebDriver
9 20 (23.26%) Java
10 18 (20.93%) Manual Testing
10 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing
11 17 (19.77%) Automation Testing
12 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
13 13 (15.12%) ISEB
14 11 (12.79%) Web Services
15 10 (11.63%) Derivative
15 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
15 10 (11.63%) BDD
16 9 (10.47%) Cucumber
16 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
16 9 (10.47%) Regression Testing
17 8 (9.30%) Scrum
18 7 (8.14%) Android
18 7 (8.14%) Equities
18 7 (8.14%) TDD
18 7 (8.14%) SOAP
18 7 (8.14%) Test Strategy
18 7 (8.14%) SoapUI
19 6 (6.98%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (1.16%) Confluence
1 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.16%) Mingle
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (45.35%) Selenium
2 21 (24.42%) WebDriver
3 9 (10.47%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.14%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.98%) JIRA
5 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.81%) eggPlant
6 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.65%) WATIR
7 4 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.65%) Jasmine
7 4 (4.65%) Capybara
8 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.16%) Behat
9 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.16%) Xcode
9 1 (1.16%) NUnit
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.49%) Games
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Online Betting
5 2 (2.33%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) Web Services
2 7 (8.14%) SOAP
3 4 (4.65%) RESTful
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) .NET
4 3 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (3.49%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.33%) XML
5 2 (2.33%) CSS
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.16%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.16%) HTML5
6 1 (1.16%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.16%) CSS3
6 1 (1.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.63%) Derivative
3 7 (8.14%) Equities
4 6 (6.98%) Open Source
5 4 (4.65%) Social Media
5 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.33%) iPad
7 2 (2.33%) Social Network
7 2 (2.33%) iPhone
7 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.16%) W3C
8 1 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.16%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (1.16%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Android
2 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing
2 18 (20.93%) Manual Testing
3 17 (19.77%) Automation Testing
4 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
5 10 (11.63%) BDD
6 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
6 9 (10.47%) Regression Testing
7 8 (9.30%) Scrum
8 7 (8.14%) TDD
8 7 (8.14%) Test Strategy
9 5 (5.81%) OO
9 5 (5.81%) Test Management
9 5 (5.81%) System Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Load Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 23 (26.74%) C#
3 20 (23.26%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
4 3 (3.49%) Scala
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) VBScript
6 1 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) Degree
2 13 (15.12%) ISEB
3 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) HP
2 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago