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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 161 178 165
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £31,250 £20,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.32% -22.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £18,450 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,050 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-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
3414 3556 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.98% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2982 2521
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 £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +9 6 £34,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £30,000 - 1
Leicestershire +19 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Derbyshire +12 1 £26,500 +47.22%
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (65.22%) Manual Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Automated Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
5 10 (43.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (39.13%) BDD
6 9 (39.13%) C#
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) Cucumber
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 7 (30.43%) Selenium
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
10 5 (21.74%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Bugzilla
11 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
11 4 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (17.39%) User Stories
11 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Coaching
12 3 (13.04%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sage CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (30.43%) Selenium
3 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
4 4 (17.39%) Bugzilla
4 4 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.35%) NeoLoad
5 1 (4.35%) SilkTest
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
4 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Manual Testing
1 15 (65.22%) Automated Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) User Stories
7 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Validation
10 1 (4.35%) CRM
10 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) New Relic
2 1 (4.35%) Sage
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
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