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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 169 154 168
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 8 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.52% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
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
3464 3089 3219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.41% 95.34% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2910 2619 2785
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £51,350
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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 -6 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Leicestershire +4 2 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £22,500 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.69%) Sage
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
1 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 3 (23.08%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) MSF
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
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