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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 217 226 251
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 22 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.50% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 28
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £52,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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
6141 6921 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 5778 6354
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Hertfordshire +18 13 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Essex -4 6 £35,500 -29.00%
Suffolk -8 2 £30,250 -24.37%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £32,500 -38.09% 1
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 55 (100.00%) QA
2 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (45.45%) Finance
4 23 (41.82%) Java
5 21 (38.18%) SQL
6 20 (36.36%) ISEB
6 20 (36.36%) Automation Testing
7 19 (34.55%) Selenium
7 19 (34.55%) SDLC
8 18 (32.73%) C#
9 17 (30.91%) Scrum
10 15 (27.27%) ISTQB
10 15 (27.27%) Functional Testing
10 15 (27.27%) Test Automation
11 14 (25.45%) Unix
12 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (23.64%) HP UFT
13 11 (20.00%) Python
14 10 (18.18%) Linux
15 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
16 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
16 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
16 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.73%) Games
17 6 (10.91%) Windows
17 6 (10.91%) Online Games
17 6 (10.91%) Data Protection
17 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
18 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
18 5 (9.09%) MS Excel

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 3 (5.45%) Confluence
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Selenium
2 13 (23.64%) HP UFT
3 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.27%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) JMeter
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
4 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.64%) Ant
5 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.64%) LoadUI
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 2 (3.64%) WATIR
5 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.82%) Calabash
6 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) J2EE
2 2 (3.64%) JSON
2 2 (3.64%) REST
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.91%) Online Games
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Unix
2 10 (18.18%) Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) Automation Testing
3 19 (34.55%) SDLC
4 17 (30.91%) Scrum
5 15 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 15 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
7 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.91%) Data Protection
9 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Straight-Through Processing
10 4 (7.27%) System Testing
10 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Wealth Management
10 4 (7.27%) Workflow
11 3 (5.45%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) C#
4 11 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) Perl
5 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) ISEB
2 15 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) hybris
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