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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 269 272 258
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 57 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.40% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 58
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 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11226 11158 12260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.28% 93.11% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9412 9778 11182
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,200 £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 22 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 22 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 74 (64.35%) Finance
3 58 (50.43%) Selenium
4 51 (44.35%) SQL
5 46 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 42 (36.52%) Automation Testing
7 41 (35.65%) Degree
8 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (26.96%) Test Scripting
10 30 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
11 27 (23.48%) Regression Testing
12 26 (22.61%) ISEB
12 26 (22.61%) Asset Management
13 25 (21.74%) Test Automation
13 25 (21.74%) C#
14 24 (20.87%) SQL Server
15 22 (19.13%) .NET
15 22 (19.13%) Performance Testing
16 21 (18.26%) Business Analysis
16 21 (18.26%) Portfolio Management
16 21 (18.26%) Test Strategy
17 20 (17.39%) Relational Database
17 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
17 20 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
17 20 (17.39%) HP
18 19 (16.52%) VBScript
18 19 (16.52%) VB
18 19 (16.52%) NUnit
19 18 (15.65%) Banking
19 18 (15.65%) TestComplete

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

For the 6 months to 22 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%) Apache
2 1 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) FastVal
1 3 (2.61%) SunGard APT
1 3 (2.61%) SimCorp Dimension
1 3 (2.61%) Monis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (50.43%) Selenium
2 30 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 19 (16.52%) NUnit
4 18 (15.65%) TestComplete
4 18 (15.65%) Bugzilla
5 11 (9.57%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.09%) JIRA
6 7 (6.09%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.48%) FitNesse
7 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.48%) Calabash
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.61%) Robotium
8 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.74%) RubyMine
10 1 (0.87%) Behat
10 1 (0.87%) JUnit
10 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
General
1 74 (64.35%) 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%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Publishing
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.13%) .NET
2 9 (7.83%) Web Services
3 7 (6.09%) SOAP
4 2 (1.74%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.87%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.87%) XML
5 1 (0.87%) LAMP
5 1 (0.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.65%) Equities
3 12 (10.43%) Derivative
4 4 (3.48%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (3.48%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.61%) iPad
5 3 (2.61%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.61%) Spread Betting
5 3 (2.61%) iPhone
6 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) BBC
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) UNIX
2 5 (4.35%) Android
3 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.61%) Windows
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 42 (36.52%) Automation Testing
3 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (26.96%) Test Scripting
5 27 (23.48%) Regression Testing
6 26 (22.61%) Asset Management
7 25 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 22 (19.13%) Performance Testing
9 21 (18.26%) Business Analysis
9 21 (18.26%) Portfolio Management
9 21 (18.26%) Test Strategy
10 18 (15.65%) Monte Carlo Method
10 18 (15.65%) Unit Testing
10 18 (15.65%) Code Coverage
10 18 (15.65%) Black-Box Testing
10 18 (15.65%) User Stories
11 15 (13.04%) Manual Testing
12 14 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (8.70%) Data Management
14 9 (7.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.35%) SQL
2 25 (21.74%) C#
3 19 (16.52%) VBScript
3 19 (16.52%) VB
4 15 (13.04%) 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 26 (22.61%) 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 20 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) HP
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) SunGard
3 3 (2.61%) Charles River
3 3 (2.61%) SimCorp
3 3 (2.61%) Wall Street Systems
3 3 (2.61%) Atlassian
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