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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 215 243 258
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 34 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.44% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 15
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.25%
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
6132 7051 7684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.29% 96.13% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5238 5945 6306
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +6 20 £32,500 -13.33%
Essex 0 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Hertfordshire +19 4 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Bedfordshire +17 1 £50,000 +42.85%
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 26 August 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 61 (100.00%) QA
2 31 (50.82%) ISEB
3 24 (39.34%) Java
4 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (29.51%) ISTQB
5 18 (29.51%) SDLC
6 17 (27.87%) Selenium
7 16 (26.23%) C#
8 14 (22.95%) Games
8 14 (22.95%) Regression Testing
8 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
8 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
8 14 (22.95%) Automation Testing
9 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
9 13 (21.31%) Manual Testing
9 13 (21.31%) Online Games
9 13 (21.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (18.03%) SQL
11 8 (13.11%) Software Delivery
11 8 (13.11%) Windows
12 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
12 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.48%) BDD
12 7 (11.48%) JIRA
12 7 (11.48%) System Testing
13 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
13 6 (9.84%) WebDriver
13 6 (9.84%) SoapUI
13 6 (9.84%) J2EE

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 (4.92%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Big Data
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) DB2
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Selenium
2 7 (11.48%) JIRA
3 6 (9.84%) SoapUI
3 6 (9.84%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.20%) JUnit
5 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.56%) JMeter
6 3 (4.92%) Calabash
7 2 (3.28%) Ant
7 2 (3.28%) CruiseControl
7 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.28%) LoadUI
7 2 (3.28%) Subversion
7 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.28%) WATIR
8 1 (1.64%) Hudson
8 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
1 14 (22.95%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) J2EE
2 4 (6.56%) SOAP
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) JSON
4 2 (3.28%) REST
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) DHTML
5 1 (1.64%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Online Games
2 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Unix
3 3 (4.92%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) SDLC
3 14 (22.95%) Automation Testing
3 14 (22.95%) Regression Testing
3 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
3 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
4 13 (21.31%) Manual Testing
4 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
4 13 (21.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (13.11%) Software Delivery
6 7 (11.48%) BDD
6 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.48%) System Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.20%) Workflow
9 4 (6.56%) Straight-Through Processing
9 4 (6.56%) Wealth Management
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) Java
2 16 (26.23%) C#
3 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 6 (9.84%) Perl
5 4 (6.56%) Python
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (50.82%) ISEB
2 18 (29.51%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) Rally
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, bonus
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