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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 268 284 273
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 39 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 45
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £28,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 75 (100.00%) QA
2 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (54.67%) Selenium
4 37 (49.33%) Finance
5 26 (34.67%) Cucumber
6 25 (33.33%) BDD
6 25 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 23 (30.67%) Manual Testing
8 22 (29.33%) C#
9 21 (28.00%) Test Automation
10 18 (24.00%) Degree
11 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
12 16 (21.33%) SQL
13 15 (20.00%) TDD
13 15 (20.00%) Test Strategy
14 14 (18.67%) Test Scripting
14 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
15 13 (17.33%) Law
15 13 (17.33%) Scrum
15 13 (17.33%) Java
15 13 (17.33%) .NET
16 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
16 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (16.00%) SpecFlow
17 10 (13.33%) Open Source
17 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (13.33%) JIRA
17 10 (13.33%) ISEB
17 10 (13.33%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Office
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (54.67%) Selenium
2 26 (34.67%) Cucumber
3 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
4 12 (16.00%) SpecFlow
5 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (13.33%) JIRA
6 8 (10.67%) FitNesse
7 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (5.33%) WATIR
9 4 (5.33%) JUnit
9 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
9 4 (5.33%) Capybara
9 4 (5.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (4.00%) Calabash
11 2 (2.67%) JMeter
11 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.33%) Behat
12 1 (1.33%) Maven
12 1 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 37 (49.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Law
3 6 (8.00%) Back Office
4 5 (6.67%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Marketing
6 3 (4.00%) Advertising
7 2 (2.67%) Retail
7 2 (2.67%) Legal
8 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) .NET
2 10 (13.33%) Web Services
3 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
4 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) RESTful
6 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 3 (4.00%) XML
7 2 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.33%) REST
8 1 (1.33%) Middleware
8 1 (1.33%) LAMP
8 1 (1.33%) JSP
8 1 (1.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Open Source
3 9 (12.00%) Derivative
3 9 (12.00%) Equities
4 8 (10.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (9.33%) Fixed Income
6 6 (8.00%) Client/Server
7 5 (6.67%) Social Network
7 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
9 3 (4.00%) iPhone
10 2 (2.67%) Statistics
10 2 (2.67%) Streaming Video
10 2 (2.67%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (2.67%) iPad
10 2 (2.67%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.33%) Web 2.0
11 1 (1.33%) W3C
11 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Debian
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 25 (33.33%) BDD
3 23 (30.67%) Manual Testing
4 21 (28.00%) Test Automation
5 15 (20.00%) TDD
5 15 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
6 14 (18.67%) Test Scripting
7 13 (17.33%) Scrum
8 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Load Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Automation Testing
10 7 (9.33%) Performance Testing
10 7 (9.33%) Test Management
11 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) C#
2 16 (21.33%) SQL
3 13 (17.33%) Java
4 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.33%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.33%) PHP5
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) ISEB
3 8 (10.67%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) HP
2 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.33%) Apple
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe
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