The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 207 233 287
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 18 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 37
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £58,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%

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
4759 6607 9864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.81% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5893 8469
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 26 February 2017.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) QA
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (50.00%) Finance
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
5 18 (42.86%) Selenium
5 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 14 (33.33%) C#
7 14 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 14 (33.33%) Degree
8 13 (30.95%) JIRA
8 13 (30.95%) BDD
9 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
12 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
12 8 (19.05%) Scrum
12 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
13 7 (16.67%) API Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Proprietary Trading
13 7 (16.67%) Banking
13 7 (16.67%) HTML
13 7 (16.67%) CSS
13 7 (16.67%) BEA
13 7 (16.67%) Contract for Difference
13 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Android
13 7 (16.67%) Mobile App

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
1 5 (11.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Selenium
2 14 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 13 (30.95%) JIRA
4 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
5 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 5 (11.90%) TeamCity
7 4 (9.52%) HP UFT
8 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 3 (7.14%) NUnit
8 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
8 3 (7.14%) TestComplete
9 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
9 2 (4.76%) JUnit
9 2 (4.76%) TestNG
10 1 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (2.38%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Publishing
4 3 (7.14%) Back Office
4 3 (7.14%) Front Office
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) HTML5
3 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.67%) Contract for Difference
3 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.14%) Derivative
4 3 (7.14%) Equities
4 3 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Fintech
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Android
1 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 13 (30.95%) BDD
4 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (19.05%) Scrum
7 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
8 7 (16.67%) API Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Proprietary Trading
8 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 6 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) Defect Management
9 6 (14.29%) SDLC
9 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.90%) Front End Development
10 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) BEA
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.38%) Borland
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company bonus
Posted: 18 days ago