The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 169 161 163
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 10 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.65% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 22
Median salary £24,341 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.10% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,347 £29,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
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
3221 3555 3615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.58% 97.42% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2581 2938 3025
Median salary £40,000 £39,083 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.34% +4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -1 8 £24,341 -28.41% 2
Derbyshire +16 1 £19,000 -33.33%
Leicestershire -4 1 £25,000 -24.81% 1
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 East Midlands region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (45.00%) ISEB
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
9 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (20.00%) iPad
10 4 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
10 4 (20.00%) V-Model
10 4 (20.00%) MS Office
10 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
10 4 (20.00%) IBM
10 4 (20.00%) Unix
10 4 (20.00%) Publishing
10 4 (20.00%) Online Security

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Appium
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Publishing
3 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (20.00%) iPad
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) VLE
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Online Security
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (20.00%) V-Model
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: £22912 + 15% market supplement
Posted: 25 days ago