The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 210 248 257
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 37 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.43% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 19
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £24,800 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -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 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
6306 7410 7680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.87% 96.80% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 6158 6417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Suffolk +14 25 £35,000 -6.66%
Hertfordshire +17 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Essex +2 3 £47,500 +48.43%
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Bedfordshire +18 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Norfolk - 1 £38,000 - 1
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 of England region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) QA
2 37 (52.86%) ISEB
3 27 (38.57%) Java
4 23 (32.86%) Regression Testing
5 21 (30.00%) Selenium
5 21 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 20 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (25.71%) SDLC
9 17 (24.29%) Manual Testing
10 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
10 16 (22.86%) C#
11 15 (21.43%) SQL
11 15 (21.43%) Automation Testing
12 14 (20.00%) Finance
12 14 (20.00%) Games
13 13 (18.57%) Test Automation
13 13 (18.57%) Online Games
14 10 (14.29%) Windows
14 10 (14.29%) Python
15 9 (12.86%) System Testing
15 9 (12.86%) JIRA
16 8 (11.43%) BDD
16 8 (11.43%) Perl
16 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
17 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
17 7 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 6 (8.57%) Software Delivery

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.86%) CMS
1 2 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (4.29%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.86%) DB2
4 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Selenium
2 9 (12.86%) JIRA
3 6 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.57%) WebDriver
4 5 (7.14%) JMeter
4 5 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.71%) JUnit
6 3 (4.29%) Calabash
6 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.29%) HP UFT
6 3 (4.29%) Hudson
7 2 (2.86%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.86%) Subversion
7 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.86%) WATIR
8 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
1 14 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) French Language
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) HTML
2 5 (7.14%) J2EE
2 5 (7.14%) XML
3 4 (5.71%) DHTML
4 3 (4.29%) SOAP
4 3 (4.29%) Web Services
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
5 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Online Games
2 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Replication
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) AS400
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Unix
3 3 (4.29%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Regression Testing
2 21 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.71%) SDLC
4 18 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (24.29%) Manual Testing
6 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
7 15 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 13 (18.57%) Test Automation
9 9 (12.86%) System Testing
10 8 (11.43%) BDD
11 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 6 (8.57%) Data Protection
12 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.57%) Scrum
12 6 (8.57%) Software Delivery
13 5 (7.14%) Performance Testing
14 4 (5.71%) Functional Testing
14 4 (5.71%) User Stories
14 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) Java
2 16 (22.86%) C#
3 15 (21.43%) SQL
4 10 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (11.43%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.86%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) ISEB
2 20 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (2.86%) IBM
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) Rally
3 2 (2.86%) VMware
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Ortolan Group
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