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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 199 245 275
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 35 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.63% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 43
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +55.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £44,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
5703 8362 10889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.01% 95.60% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5212 7246 9135
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) QA
2 46 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (50.00%) Finance
4 27 (45.00%) Selenium
5 23 (38.33%) JIRA
6 21 (35.00%) SQL
7 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
8 15 (25.00%) Confluence
8 15 (25.00%) HTML
8 15 (25.00%) Degree
9 14 (23.33%) Contract for Difference
9 14 (23.33%) Manual Testing
9 14 (23.33%) Mobile App
9 14 (23.33%) Defect Management
10 13 (21.67%) BDD
10 13 (21.67%) Java
10 13 (21.67%) CSS
11 12 (20.00%) C#
11 12 (20.00%) HTTP
11 12 (20.00%) HTTPS
11 12 (20.00%) Automation Testing
11 12 (20.00%) Front End Development
12 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 10 (16.67%) TDD
12 10 (16.67%) Law
13 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
14 8 (13.33%) Linux
14 8 (13.33%) Scrum
14 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing

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 15 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Drupal
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) HTTP
1 12 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (45.00%) Selenium
2 23 (38.33%) JIRA
3 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 6 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 5 (8.33%) JUnit
6 4 (6.67%) FitNesse
6 4 (6.67%) HP UFT
6 4 (6.67%) JMeter
7 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (5.00%) TestComplete
8 2 (3.33%) Gatling
8 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.33%) SilkTest
8 2 (3.33%) TestRail
8 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.33%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.67%) Rational Robot
9 1 (1.67%) SilkPerformer
9 1 (1.67%) WinRunner
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Law
3 4 (6.67%) Front Office
3 4 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Electronics
5 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) SOAP
3 6 (10.00%) XML
4 5 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 5 (8.33%) HTML5
4 5 (8.33%) REST
4 5 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (3.33%) Behat
5 2 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (1.67%) .NET
6 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Contract for Difference
1 14 (23.33%) Mobile App
2 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.67%) Derivative
3 4 (6.67%) Equities
3 4 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.67%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) Fintech
5 2 (3.33%) Tandem
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Unix
3 6 (10.00%) Android
3 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.33%) Defect Management
2 14 (23.33%) Manual Testing
3 13 (21.67%) BDD
4 12 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 12 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Scrum
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) ETL
10 5 (8.33%) Web Testing
11 4 (6.67%) ERP
11 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) Java
3 12 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) Python
5 3 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.67%) ISEB
4 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Qualys
2 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Borland
3 1 (1.67%) Green Hat
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + GAIN Lead/Principle QA
Posted: 11 days ago