The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 258 256 245
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 24 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 30
Average salary £32,000 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8344 8315 8922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 95.84% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6937 7231 7396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Analyst
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 9 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Suffolk -4 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Norfolk +3 4 £24,000 -29.41% 1
Bedfordshire -10 4 £32,500 -18.75%
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) C#
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 7 (25.00%) Selenium
7 6 (21.43%) Test Management
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) ISEB
7 6 (21.43%) OO
8 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.86%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) HTML
8 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) NUnit
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
8 5 (17.86%) jQuery
8 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
9 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
2 5 (17.86%) NUnit
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) WinRunner
3 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.57%) JBehave
4 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) WATIR
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
1 5 (17.86%) jQuery
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) WSH
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
1 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Online Games
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 6 (21.43%) Test Management
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 6 (21.43%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.29%) System Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) RAD
8 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) C++
5 3 (10.71%) Delphi
6 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
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