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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 225 276 284
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 85 58 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 52 43
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 126 (100.00%) QA
2 74 (58.73%) Finance
3 64 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (46.83%) Selenium
5 55 (43.65%) C#
6 44 (34.92%) BDD
7 39 (30.95%) Automated Testing
7 39 (30.95%) Cucumber
8 38 (30.16%) Java
9 35 (27.78%) Test Automation
10 34 (26.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 34 (26.98%) SDLC
11 31 (24.60%) SpecFlow
12 30 (23.81%) FitNesse
12 30 (23.81%) .NET
13 29 (23.02%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (22.22%) TDD
14 28 (22.22%) Client/Server
14 28 (22.22%) WebDriver
15 27 (21.43%) Equities
16 26 (20.63%) Microsoft
16 26 (20.63%) Degree
17 25 (19.84%) Software Testing
18 24 (19.05%) Windows
18 24 (19.05%) Fixed Income
18 24 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 23 (18.25%) Scrum
20 22 (17.46%) Derivative
21 21 (16.67%) Law
21 21 (16.67%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) Big Data
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (46.83%) Selenium
2 39 (30.95%) Cucumber
3 34 (26.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (24.60%) SpecFlow
5 30 (23.81%) FitNesse
6 28 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 11 (8.73%) JIRA
8 9 (7.14%) WATIR
8 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
9 8 (6.35%) JMeter
10 6 (4.76%) HP UFT
11 5 (3.97%) JUnit
11 5 (3.97%) Jasmine
11 5 (3.97%) Capybara
11 5 (3.97%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (3.17%) Appium
12 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (58.73%) Finance
2 21 (16.67%) Law
3 18 (14.29%) Back Office
4 5 (3.97%) Front Office
5 4 (3.17%) Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Marketing
7 2 (1.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.81%) .NET
2 21 (16.67%) Web Services
3 19 (15.08%) Gherkin
4 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.56%) SOAP
6 5 (3.97%) RESTful
6 5 (3.97%) XML
7 3 (2.38%) REST
8 2 (1.59%) HTML
8 2 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.59%) jQuery
8 2 (1.59%) XSL
8 2 (1.59%) XHTML
8 2 (1.59%) CSS
9 1 (0.79%) JSP
9 1 (0.79%) Servlets
9 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 27 (21.43%) Equities
3 24 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (19.05%) Fixed Income
4 22 (17.46%) Derivative
5 19 (15.08%) Computer Science
6 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (7.14%) Java Card
8 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.17%) Social Network
10 3 (2.38%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.59%) Contract for Difference
12 1 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (3.97%) Linux
3 4 (3.17%) Android
3 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) UNIX
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.79%) Debian
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.92%) BDD
3 39 (30.95%) Automated Testing
4 35 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 34 (26.98%) SDLC
6 29 (23.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (22.22%) TDD
8 25 (19.84%) Software Testing
9 23 (18.25%) Scrum
10 20 (15.87%) Requirements Analysis
11 19 (15.08%) Test Management
12 18 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 18 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 16 (12.70%) Regression Testing
13 16 (12.70%) Open Source
13 16 (12.70%) Automation Testing
14 12 (9.52%) Performance Testing
15 10 (7.94%) Integration Testing
16 8 (6.35%) Test Strategy
16 8 (6.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (43.65%) C#
2 38 (30.16%) Java
3 20 (15.87%) SQL
4 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.76%) Ruby
6 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.59%) XPath
7 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (20.63%) Degree
2 11 (8.73%) ISEB
3 8 (6.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) HP
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (0.79%) VMware
4 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
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