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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 245 267 264
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 18 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.085% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.089% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 2
Average salary £36,750 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -19.44%
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
7296 7886 7544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.55% 95.31% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6073 6621 6534
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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
Suffolk -4 9 £40,000 +45.45%
Hertfordshire - 4 £27,500 -
Essex - 3 £24,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 36 (100.00%) QA
2 23 (63.89%) ISTQB
3 21 (58.33%) Selenium
4 19 (52.78%) Finance
5 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (36.11%) C#
6 13 (36.11%) SQL
7 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (30.56%) SoapUI
8 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (27.78%) Test Planning
8 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
9 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 8 (22.22%) HP UFT
10 7 (19.44%) Middleware
10 7 (19.44%) SOAP
10 7 (19.44%) Android
10 7 (19.44%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 6 (16.67%) JIRA
11 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (16.67%) ISEB
12 5 (13.89%) Java
12 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
12 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (13.89%) Risk Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Selenium
2 11 (30.56%) SoapUI
3 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (22.22%) HP UFT
5 6 (16.67%) JIRA
6 4 (11.11%) JUnit
6 4 (11.11%) XMLSpy
6 4 (11.11%) Bugzilla
7 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (8.33%) Calabash
8 2 (5.56%) Hudson
8 2 (5.56%) JMeter
8 2 (5.56%) LabVIEW
9 1 (2.78%) NUnit
9 1 (2.78%) ArgoUML
9 1 (2.78%) Maven
9 1 (2.78%) Cactus
9 1 (2.78%) Rational Rose
9 1 (2.78%) TestDirector
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) SOAP
1 7 (19.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Java EE
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Online Games
3 2 (5.56%) iPhone
3 2 (5.56%) iPad
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Spread Betting
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (27.78%) Test Planning
3 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 7 (19.44%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) C#
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.67%) ISEB
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) IBM