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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 207 221 248
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 33 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.61% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 9
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £50,250 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
5698 6594 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.89% 97.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4708 5430 5658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +17 15 £35,000 - 1
Essex +9 6 £35,500 -11.25%
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £33,750 -27.02%
Norfolk - 4 £37,000 -
Suffolk +4 3 £30,000 +36.36%
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 49 (100.00%) QA
2 30 (61.22%) SQL
3 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (53.06%) Selenium
5 25 (51.02%) Finance
6 20 (40.82%) C#
6 20 (40.82%) Java
7 18 (36.73%) Functional Testing
7 18 (36.73%) Automation Testing
8 17 (34.69%) HP UFT
8 17 (34.69%) Scrum
9 16 (32.65%) Unix
9 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) Python
10 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
11 11 (22.45%) Software Testing
12 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
13 8 (16.33%) ISEB
13 8 (16.33%) SDLC
14 7 (14.29%) Test Planning
14 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
15 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
15 5 (10.20%) CSS
15 5 (10.20%) HTML
15 5 (10.20%) JIRA
15 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
15 5 (10.20%) Confluence
15 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
16 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing

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 5 (10.20%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Selenium
2 17 (34.69%) HP UFT
3 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.20%) JIRA
5 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.16%) JMeter
6 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.08%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.08%) TestDirector
8 1 (2.04%) Ant
8 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.04%) JUnit
8 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.04%) LoadUI
8 1 (2.04%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Publishing
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) CSS
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) J2EE
3 1 (2.04%) JSON
3 1 (2.04%) REST
3 1 (2.04%) SOAP
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) AS400
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Unix
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Automation Testing
2 18 (36.73%) Functional Testing
3 17 (34.69%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.45%) Software Testing
6 8 (16.33%) SDLC
7 7 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Analytics
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
9 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.12%) Defect Management
10 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) C#
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.33%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) hybris
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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