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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 155 166 174
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 22 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.32% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.33% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 3
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
3509 3637 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 96.73% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2895 3043 2602
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £52,500 £50,500
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
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 31 July 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 14 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Northamptonshire +5 5 £30,000 +33.33%
Derbyshire - 3 £28,500 - 1
Leicestershire +10 2 £33,250 +47.77%
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (54.55%) Automated Testing
2 18 (54.55%) Manual Testing
3 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
3 17 (51.52%) .NET
3 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
4 16 (48.48%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) Degree
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 14 (42.42%) LoadRunner
7 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (39.39%) Software Testing
8 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 11 (33.33%) ISEB
9 11 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (27.27%) Performance Management
10 9 (27.27%) SDLC
10 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
10 9 (27.27%) MS Office
10 9 (27.27%) Selenium
10 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
11 8 (24.24%) HP UFT
12 7 (21.21%) Java
12 7 (21.21%) Validation
12 7 (21.21%) Bugzilla
12 7 (21.21%) Load Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 9 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.06%) AWD
2 1 (3.03%) Sage 200
2 1 (3.03%) Sage CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) LoadRunner
2 9 (27.27%) Selenium
3 8 (24.24%) HP UFT
4 7 (21.21%) Bugzilla
4 7 (21.21%) SilkTest
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.03%) NeoLoad
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) WCF
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
5 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Automated Testing
1 18 (54.55%) Manual Testing
2 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
3 13 (39.39%) Software Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 9 (27.27%) SDLC
5 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Data Validation
6 7 (21.21%) Load Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Validation
7 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) V-Model
8 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
9 1 (3.03%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (33.33%) ISEB
3 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Sage
2 1 (3.03%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) New Relic
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 27.5k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive+package
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago