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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 573 551 591
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 349 432 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 286 404 379
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
88827 98485 108945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75797 82143 90028
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 27 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +9 192 £50,000 +11.11% 21
South East +45 64 £35,000 +14.75% 9
East of England +26 25 £35,000 - 4
West Midlands -5 20 £33,750 +3.84% 4
South West +4 16 £32,500 +8.33%
Yorkshire +7 13 £35,000 +16.66% 1
North West +10 12 £37,500 +3.44% 3
East Midlands -4 6 £26,000 -23.52% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
QA Analyst
UK

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, QA 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 England region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 710 (100.00%) QA
2 378 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
3 342 (48.17%) Selenium
4 223 (31.41%) SQL
5 210 (29.58%) Manual Testing
6 195 (27.46%) Java
7 192 (27.04%) ISEB
8 182 (25.63%) Software Testing
9 176 (24.79%) C#
10 167 (23.52%) Automated Testing
11 166 (23.38%) Automation Testing
12 165 (23.24%) Finance
13 158 (22.25%) ISTQB
14 147 (20.70%) Test Scripting
15 136 (19.15%) BDD
16 135 (19.01%) JIRA
16 135 (19.01%) Test Automation
16 135 (19.01%) Scrum
17 131 (18.45%) Microsoft
18 121 (17.04%) .NET
19 118 (16.62%) Regression Testing
20 117 (16.48%) Functional Testing
21 115 (16.20%) Cucumber
22 109 (15.35%) WebDriver
23 101 (14.23%) User Acceptance Testing
24 96 (13.52%) SoapUI
25 88 (12.39%) Test Strategy
26 87 (12.25%) Degree
27 81 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
28 74 (10.42%) Ruby

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (1.83%) Confluence
2 7 (0.99%) CMS
3 6 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.70%) Drupal
5 4 (0.56%) ColdFusion
5 4 (0.56%) IIS
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.25%) SaaS
2 8 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) Heroku
3 4 (0.56%) Trello
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.11%) VoIP
2 11 (1.55%) Internet
3 7 (0.99%) HTTP
4 5 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.70%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.94%) MySQL
3 22 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.99%) Big Data
7 6 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.70%) JasperReports
9 3 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.28%) DB2
10 2 (0.28%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.14%) QlikView
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 342 (48.17%) Selenium
2 135 (19.01%) JIRA
3 115 (16.20%) Cucumber
4 109 (15.35%) WebDriver
5 96 (13.52%) SoapUI
6 81 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 69 (9.72%) JMeter
8 61 (8.59%) Jenkins
9 46 (6.48%) SpecFlow
10 45 (6.34%) Git (software)
11 41 (5.77%) Appium
12 37 (5.21%) HP UFT
13 33 (4.65%) LoadRunner
14 29 (4.08%) FitNesse
14 29 (4.08%) JUnit
15 22 (3.10%) Mercurial
16 20 (2.82%) WATIR
17 18 (2.54%) Gerrit
18 17 (2.39%) Hudson
18 17 (2.39%) NeoLoad
General
1 165 (23.24%) Finance
2 38 (5.35%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.51%) Games
4 21 (2.96%) Marketing
5 18 (2.54%) Law
6 16 (2.25%) Banking
6 16 (2.25%) Publishing
7 13 (1.83%) Retail
8 11 (1.55%) Front Office
9 10 (1.41%) Back Office
9 10 (1.41%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.13%) Electronics
10 8 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.99%) Legal
12 4 (0.56%) Automotive
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
13 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (17.04%) .NET
2 55 (7.75%) XML
3 51 (7.18%) SOAP
4 43 (6.06%) Web Services
5 38 (5.35%) HTML
6 27 (3.80%) REST
7 24 (3.38%) Gherkin
8 21 (2.96%) CSS
9 18 (2.54%) RESTful
10 16 (2.25%) JSON
11 14 (1.97%) .NET Framework
11 14 (1.97%) HTML5
12 12 (1.69%) J2EE
13 8 (1.13%) AngularJS
13 8 (1.13%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (1.13%) jQuery
13 8 (1.13%) XHTML
14 7 (0.99%) Middleware
15 5 (0.70%) React
15 5 (0.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.94%) User Experience
5 18 (2.54%) iPad
6 17 (2.39%) Equities
7 12 (1.69%) Online Games
8 11 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.41%) Derivative
9 10 (1.41%) Fintech
9 10 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.13%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.99%) Spread Betting
13 6 (0.85%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.85%) Wiki
14 5 (0.70%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.70%) PMI
15 4 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.28%) Unix
2 71 (10.00%) Linux
3 65 (9.15%) Windows
4 21 (2.96%) Android
4 21 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.41%) Mac OS X
5 10 (1.41%) Solaris
5 10 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.27%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (29.58%) Manual Testing
3 182 (25.63%) Software Testing
4 167 (23.52%) Automated Testing
5 166 (23.38%) Automation Testing
6 147 (20.70%) Test Scripting
7 136 (19.15%) BDD
8 135 (19.01%) Scrum
8 135 (19.01%) Test Automation
9 118 (16.62%) Regression Testing
10 117 (16.48%) Functional Testing
11 101 (14.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 88 (12.39%) Test Strategy
13 72 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (10.14%) TDD
14 67 (9.44%) SDLC
15 50 (7.04%) Performance Testing
16 46 (6.48%) Defect Management
17 42 (5.92%) E-Commerce
17 42 (5.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 223 (31.41%) SQL
2 195 (27.46%) Java
3 176 (24.79%) C#
4 74 (10.42%) Ruby
5 57 (8.03%) JavaScript
6 54 (7.61%) Python
7 31 (4.37%) Perl
8 28 (3.94%) Shell Script
9 20 (2.82%) C++
10 14 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.83%) C
11 13 (1.83%) PHP
12 11 (1.55%) VB
13 9 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.27%) VBScript
14 4 (0.56%) Groovy
15 3 (0.42%) Scala
15 3 (0.42%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 192 (27.04%) ISEB
2 158 (22.25%) ISTQB
3 87 (12.25%) Degree
4 54 (7.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) PhD
6 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 710 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (1.55%) SDET
3 5 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.70%) HL7
3 5 (0.70%) MiFID
4 2 (0.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.85%) CA Service Virtualization
2 6 (0.85%) Nagios
3 5 (0.70%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 131 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.37%) HP
3 23 (3.24%) Oracle
4 10 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 9 (1.27%) Splunk
6 8 (1.13%) SAP
7 6 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.85%) CA
7 6 (0.85%) IBM
7 6 (0.85%) VMware
8 3 (0.42%) Qualys
8 3 (0.42%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.28%) Apple
9 2 (0.28%) Borland
9 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.28%) Sybase
10 1 (0.14%) ATG
10 1 (0.14%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.14%) Capita
10 1 (0.14%) Telerik
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% Annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + training, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago