The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 552 608 549
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 379 332 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 344 298 314
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
QA Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the England region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in England

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in England

QA Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
London +46 173 £45,000 - 25
South East +16 68 £35,000 -1.40% 12
East of England +24 39 £35,000 +2.18% 2
West Midlands -17 26 £35,000 +3.70% 2
North West +31 24 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Yorkshire +1 24 £35,000 - 5
South West +4 16 £32,500 +14.03% 3
East Midlands -6 4 £39,750 +13.57% 2
Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
North East +7 3 £30,000 -
QA Analyst
UK

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 795 (100.00%) QA
2 372 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 313 (39.37%) Selenium
4 234 (29.43%) Test Scripting
5 228 (28.68%) SQL
6 206 (25.91%) Software Testing
7 199 (25.03%) ISEB
8 198 (24.91%) Manual Testing
9 194 (24.40%) Test Automation
10 186 (23.40%) Finance
11 182 (22.89%) C#
12 172 (21.64%) Java
13 161 (20.25%) ISTQB
14 139 (17.48%) SDLC
15 134 (16.86%) Microsoft
16 127 (15.97%) Automated Testing
16 127 (15.97%) WebDriver
17 123 (15.47%) Functional Testing
18 122 (15.35%) BDD
19 121 (15.22%) JIRA
19 121 (15.22%) Scrum
20 116 (14.59%) Automation Testing
21 111 (13.96%) .NET
22 110 (13.84%) Regression Testing
23 109 (13.71%) User Acceptance Testing
24 107 (13.46%) Cucumber
25 99 (12.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
26 90 (11.32%) Degree
27 82 (10.31%) SQL Server
28 79 (9.94%) Web Services

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (1.76%) ColdFusion
2 7 (0.88%) CMS
2 7 (0.88%) Confluence
2 7 (0.88%) IIS
3 4 (0.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.38%) Apache
4 3 (0.38%) Drupal
4 3 (0.38%) SAS
4 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 72 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.38%) Magento
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.25%) AWD
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.76%) SaaS
3 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.39%) Internet
2 12 (1.51%) VoIP
3 6 (0.75%) HTTP
4 3 (0.38%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.13%) 3G
5 1 (0.13%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) Firewall
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
5 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.13%) SNMP
5 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.38%) MySQL
4 6 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.50%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.38%) DB2
6 3 (0.38%) JasperReports
6 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.13%) Big Data
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 313 (39.37%) Selenium
2 127 (15.97%) WebDriver
3 121 (15.22%) JIRA
4 107 (13.46%) Cucumber
5 72 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (6.54%) SoapUI
6 52 (6.54%) SpecFlow
7 47 (5.91%) Jenkins
8 42 (5.28%) JUnit
9 40 (5.03%) HP UFT
9 40 (5.03%) JMeter
10 33 (4.15%) Git (software)
11 30 (3.77%) WATIR
12 29 (3.65%) Appium
13 24 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (3.02%) FitNesse
14 21 (2.64%) RSpec
15 18 (2.26%) Hudson
15 18 (2.26%) JProfiler
16 17 (2.14%) TestDirector
General
1 186 (23.40%) Finance
2 44 (5.53%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.65%) Banking
4 34 (4.28%) Law
5 32 (4.03%) Front Office
6 24 (3.02%) Marketing
6 24 (3.02%) Retail
7 23 (2.89%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.26%) Games
9 15 (1.89%) Electronics
9 15 (1.89%) Legal
10 12 (1.51%) Back Office
11 11 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.13%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.88%) Publishing
14 6 (0.75%) Advertising
15 4 (0.50%) Billing
16 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.13%) French Language
17 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (13.96%) .NET
2 79 (9.94%) Web Services
3 62 (7.80%) XML
4 54 (6.79%) Gherkin
5 39 (4.91%) SOAP
6 36 (4.53%) HTML
7 25 (3.14%) CSS
8 22 (2.77%) ASP.NET
8 22 (2.77%) REST
9 15 (1.89%) JSON
10 14 (1.76%) HTML5
11 11 (1.38%) RESTful
12 10 (1.26%) Middleware
13 9 (1.13%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.01%) .NET Framework
14 8 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
15 6 (0.75%) Flash
15 6 (0.75%) J2EE
16 5 (0.63%) Ajax
16 5 (0.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.30%) Computer Science
1 58 (7.30%) Mobile App
2 56 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (3.52%) Derivative
5 27 (3.40%) Client/Server
6 26 (3.27%) Equities
7 24 (3.02%) Fixed Income
8 17 (2.14%) iPad
9 15 (1.89%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.64%) AS400
11 9 (1.13%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.13%) User Experience
12 8 (1.01%) Fintech
13 7 (0.88%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (0.63%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.50%) Replication
15 4 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.18%) Windows
2 48 (6.04%) Unix
3 43 (5.41%) Linux
4 30 (3.77%) Android
5 29 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.88%) Solaris
6 7 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (29.43%) Test Scripting
3 206 (25.91%) Software Testing
4 198 (24.91%) Manual Testing
5 194 (24.40%) Test Automation
6 139 (17.48%) SDLC
7 127 (15.97%) Automated Testing
8 123 (15.47%) Functional Testing
9 122 (15.35%) BDD
10 121 (15.22%) Scrum
11 116 (14.59%) Automation Testing
12 110 (13.84%) Regression Testing
13 109 (13.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 71 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
15 70 (8.81%) TDD
16 67 (8.43%) Test Strategy
17 66 (8.30%) E-Commerce
18 58 (7.30%) Test Management
19 52 (6.54%) Defect Management
20 46 (5.79%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 228 (28.68%) SQL
2 182 (22.89%) C#
3 172 (21.64%) Java
4 64 (8.05%) Ruby
5 53 (6.67%) Python
6 52 (6.54%) JavaScript
7 33 (4.15%) C++
7 33 (4.15%) Perl
8 32 (4.03%) PHP
9 21 (2.64%) Shell Script
10 16 (2.01%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.76%) Groovy
12 13 (1.64%) C
13 8 (1.01%) VBScript
14 4 (0.50%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.50%) VBA
15 3 (0.38%) F#
15 3 (0.38%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 199 (25.03%) ISEB
2 161 (20.25%) ISTQB
3 99 (12.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 90 (11.32%) Degree
5 6 (0.75%) HND
6 2 (0.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 795 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (0.75%) SDET
3 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.63%) ISO13485
4 3 (0.38%) HL7
4 3 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (6.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.25%) Nagios
2 2 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 134 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 51 (6.42%) HP
3 40 (5.03%) Oracle
4 15 (1.89%) SAP
5 7 (0.88%) Red Hat
5 7 (0.88%) Telerik
6 5 (0.63%) Atlassian
6 5 (0.63%) Charles River
7 4 (0.50%) Bloomberg
7 4 (0.50%) FXall
7 4 (0.50%) MarketAxess
7 4 (0.50%) Tradeweb
7 4 (0.50%) Wall Street Systems
8 3 (0.38%) Apple
8 3 (0.38%) Splunk
9 2 (0.25%) Google
9 2 (0.25%) iManage
9 2 (0.25%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.25%) VMware
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum + Great Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum + Great Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago