The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 165 178 171
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £31,250 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.92% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £19,200 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £34,500 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
QA Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3472 3779 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.15% 95.48% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2858 3119 2601
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the East Midlands region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in the East Midlands

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

QA Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £34,000 - 2
Leicestershire +16 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Northamptonshire - 2 £28,750 - 1
Derbyshire +14 1 £26,500 +26.19%
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (52.38%) BDD
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Cucumber
3 10 (47.62%) Manual Testing
4 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Security Testing
6 6 (28.57%) User Stories
6 6 (28.57%) Coaching
7 5 (23.81%) Selenium
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
10 2 (9.52%) TDD
10 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
10 2 (9.52%) ISEB
10 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Sage 200
1 1 (4.76%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Cucumber
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
3 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) NeoLoad
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
2 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) BDD
2 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
2 10 (47.62%) Manual Testing
3 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 6 (28.57%) User Stories
5 6 (28.57%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
9 1 (4.76%) CRM
9 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Validation
9 1 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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