The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 229 246 257
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 16 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 13
Median salary £32,500 £41,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £37,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
QA Test 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
5973 6968 7360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 96.03% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 5921 5977
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QA Test 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 Test Analyst across the East of England region.

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +1 12 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire +13 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Bedfordshire +11 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Norfolk - 1 £38,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, QA Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (60.00%) ISEB
3 17 (48.57%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) C#
4 15 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
6 12 (34.29%) Manual Testing
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) Games
7 11 (31.43%) Online Games
8 8 (22.86%) Selenium
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
8 8 (22.86%) SDLC
9 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
9 6 (17.14%) Windows
9 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
11 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
12 3 (8.57%) J2EE
12 3 (8.57%) JMeter
12 3 (8.57%) Finance
12 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
12 3 (8.57%) Big Data
12 3 (8.57%) BDD
13 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
13 2 (5.71%) QA Automation
13 2 (5.71%) Rally
13 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills

QA Test 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 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) JMeter
3 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) WATIR
4 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.86%) Calabash
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (34.29%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Online Games
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Manual Testing
3 8 (22.86%) SDLC
3 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
4 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.57%) BDD
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) QA Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Data Security
9 1 (2.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) ISEB
2 15 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Rally
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
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