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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 226 254 269
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 20 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.31% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 13
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
6313 7538 7993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.02% 97.38% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 6274 6690
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +15 15 £35,000 -12.50%
Hertfordshire +22 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Bedfordshire +20 1 £50,000 +56.25%
Essex +14 1 £42,500 +77.08%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £40,000 +17.64%
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 38 (100.00%) QA
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 18 (47.37%) Manual Testing
4 14 (36.84%) C#
4 14 (36.84%) ISEB
5 12 (31.58%) Selenium
5 12 (31.58%) Online Games
5 12 (31.58%) Games
5 12 (31.58%) Automation Testing
6 11 (28.95%) ISTQB
7 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
7 9 (23.68%) JIRA
7 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) Regression Testing
9 7 (18.42%) Windows
9 7 (18.42%) Python
10 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
10 6 (15.79%) BDD
11 5 (13.16%) Big Data
11 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
11 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
11 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 5 (13.16%) Unix
11 5 (13.16%) SQL
12 4 (10.53%) J2EE
12 4 (10.53%) Linux
12 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Selenium
2 9 (23.68%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.53%) Hudson
5 3 (7.89%) Calabash
5 3 (7.89%) JUnit
5 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.26%) JMeter
6 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.63%) NUnit
7 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (31.58%) Games
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Online Games
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.89%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Manual Testing
2 12 (31.58%) Automation Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Regression Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.79%) BDD
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) User Stories
8 4 (10.53%) Web Testing
9 3 (7.89%) QA Automation
9 3 (7.89%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) API Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
10 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) Python
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) ISEB
2 11 (28.95%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) HP