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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 164 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Median salary £41,500 £32,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% +15.04%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
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
3080 3566 3741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.07% 97.09% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 2930 3080
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
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 5 May 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 +7 6 - - 1
Derbyshire +8 5 £41,500 +56.60% 1
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (71.43%) ISEB
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
7 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Online Security
8 4 (28.57%) IBM
8 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 4 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (28.57%) iPad
8 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (21.43%) Analytics
9 3 (21.43%) Load Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 2 (14.29%) Selenium
10 2 (14.29%) Finance
10 2 (14.29%) Publishing

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 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
6 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
7 4 (28.57%) Online Security
7 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 3 (21.43%) Analytics
8 3 (21.43%) Load Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
9 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 2 (14.29%) V-Model
10 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago