The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 224 256 263
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 37 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 11
Average salary £35,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.93% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.57% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the East of England region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

QA Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
Suffolk +15 13 £40,000 +45.45%
Essex +19 11 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Bedfordshire +19 5 £32,000 -1.53%
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £28,750 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (100.00%) QA
2 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (48.44%) ISTQB
4 30 (46.88%) Selenium
4 30 (46.88%) Finance
5 28 (43.75%) SQL
6 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (23.44%) C#
9 13 (20.31%) ISEB
9 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
10 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
11 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
11 11 (17.19%) SoapUI
12 10 (15.63%) Test Planning
12 10 (15.63%) SOAP
12 10 (15.63%) Middleware
12 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
12 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (14.06%) Software Testing
13 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (12.50%) SDLC
14 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
14 8 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 7 (10.94%) MS Office
15 7 (10.94%) HTML
15 7 (10.94%) XMLSpy

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (1.56%) JBoss
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (46.88%) Selenium
2 16 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (17.19%) SoapUI
4 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (10.94%) XMLSpy
6 5 (7.81%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.25%) NUnit
7 4 (6.25%) TestDirector
8 3 (4.69%) Subversion
8 3 (4.69%) JIRA
9 2 (3.13%) JMeter
9 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
9 2 (3.13%) Hudson
9 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.13%) TestLink
10 1 (1.56%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.56%) Redmine
10 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.56%) Capybara
10 1 (1.56%) Ant
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) SOAP
1 10 (15.63%) Middleware
2 7 (10.94%) HTML
3 5 (7.81%) CSS
3 5 (7.81%) .NET
4 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.25%) Web Services
4 4 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (3.13%) DHTML
6 1 (1.56%) Swing
6 1 (1.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.13%) Physics
3 2 (3.13%) iPhone
3 2 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Test Automation
3 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.63%) Test Planning
5 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
6 9 (14.06%) Software Testing
7 8 (12.50%) SDLC
7 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 7 (10.94%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.94%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.94%) System Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (9.38%) Performance Testing
9 6 (9.38%) Scrum
9 6 (9.38%) Automation Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Risk Analytics
10 5 (7.81%) Analytics
11 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) Java
5 4 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (3.13%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.31%) ISEB
3 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k
Posted: 6 days ago