The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 245 258 249
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 13 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.028% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.029% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 12
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.53%
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
6861 6854 7546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.85% 95.73% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5517 5625 6505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 8 £37,500 - 2
Suffolk -2 4 £33,750 +50.00% 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (54.17%) Selenium
3 11 (45.83%) ISTQB
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (25.00%) SOAP
7 6 (25.00%) Middleware
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
8 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.83%) ISEB
8 5 (20.83%) JMeter
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Validation
9 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
9 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
9 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.50%) XMLSpy

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) RiskWrite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 7 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (20.83%) JMeter
5 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 4 (16.67%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) XMLSpy
7 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.17%) Redmine
8 1 (4.17%) TestLink
8 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
8 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
8 1 (4.17%) JProfiler
8 1 (4.17%) Hudson
8 1 (4.17%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.17%) Maven
8 1 (4.17%) NUnit
8 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) SOAP
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) Java EE
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
4 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Content Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (20.83%) ISEB
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago