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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 264 262 280
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 36 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.46% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 27
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.31%
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
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) QA
2 43 (56.58%) Selenium
3 36 (47.37%) Finance
3 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (38.16%) Degree
5 24 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 23 (30.26%) Automated Testing
7 22 (28.95%) SQL
8 20 (26.32%) Java
8 20 (26.32%) WebDriver
9 18 (23.68%) Cucumber
10 17 (22.37%) BDD
10 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
11 16 (21.05%) C#
12 15 (19.74%) ISEB
12 15 (19.74%) Test Strategy
13 14 (18.42%) Automation Testing
13 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
14 13 (17.11%) Test Scripting
14 13 (17.11%) ISTQB
15 11 (14.47%) TDD
15 11 (14.47%) Scrum
16 10 (13.16%) Web Services
17 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
18 8 (10.53%) Linux
18 8 (10.53%) Open Source
18 8 (10.53%) SpecFlow
18 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
19 7 (9.21%) Android
19 7 (9.21%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (1.32%) Confluence
1 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Office
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (56.58%) Selenium
2 20 (26.32%) WebDriver
3 18 (23.68%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.21%) JIRA
5 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.89%) WATIR
6 6 (7.89%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (7.89%) Jasmine
6 6 (7.89%) Capybara
7 5 (6.58%) eggPlant
8 2 (2.63%) Calabash
8 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 36 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Law
3 4 (5.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.95%) Online Betting
4 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Games
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Web Services
2 6 (7.89%) RESTful
3 4 (5.26%) XML
4 3 (3.95%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) .NET
4 3 (3.95%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.63%) CSS
5 2 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.32%) LAMP
6 1 (1.32%) Ajax
6 1 (1.32%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.32%) HTML5
6 1 (1.32%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.32%) REST
6 1 (1.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) Open Source
3 7 (9.21%) Derivative
4 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.26%) Social Media
7 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.95%) iPhone
7 3 (3.95%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.63%) Statistics
8 2 (2.63%) iPad
8 2 (2.63%) Social Network
8 2 (2.63%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.32%) Equities
9 1 (1.32%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.32%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
9 1 (1.32%) W3C
9 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Android
3 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Manual Testing
3 23 (30.26%) Automated Testing
4 17 (22.37%) BDD
5 15 (19.74%) Test Strategy
6 14 (18.42%) Automation Testing
6 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
7 13 (17.11%) Test Scripting
8 11 (14.47%) TDD
8 11 (14.47%) Scrum
9 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
10 7 (9.21%) Load Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Security Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.89%) Software Testing
11 6 (7.89%) DevOps
12 5 (6.58%) OO
12 5 (6.58%) CRM
12 5 (6.58%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.58%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 20 (26.32%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) C#
4 6 (7.89%) Ruby
5 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.95%) Scala
6 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) PHP
6 2 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 15 (19.74%) ISEB
3 13 (17.11%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) HP
3 1 (1.32%) Apple
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