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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
UK / England
Rank 509 570 610
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 347 369 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 315 340 317
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%

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
76467 91104 96733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63889 77095 80374
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +36 142 £47,500 +7.95% 12
South East +56 72 £35,000 - 10
North West +12 38 £30,500 -18.66% 3
East of England -4 26 £35,000 -
East Midlands +17 22 £30,000 -24.52% 4
South West +23 17 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +17 14 £27,500 -21.42% 5
West Midlands +18 12 £36,500 +4.28% 2
North East +3 4 £32,500 +8.33%
QA Analyst
UK

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 607 (100.00%) QA
2 358 (58.98%) Agile Software Development
3 314 (51.73%) Selenium
4 177 (29.16%) SQL
5 174 (28.67%) C#
6 163 (26.85%) Test Scripting
7 146 (24.05%) Manual Testing
8 135 (22.24%) Automation Testing
8 135 (22.24%) Finance
9 127 (20.92%) ISEB
10 120 (19.77%) Cucumber
11 115 (18.95%) ISTQB
12 113 (18.62%) Scrum
12 113 (18.62%) BDD
13 109 (17.96%) Test Automation
14 107 (17.63%) Regression Testing
15 105 (17.30%) JIRA
16 102 (16.80%) Automated Testing
16 102 (16.80%) Functional Testing
17 100 (16.47%) .NET
18 98 (16.14%) WebDriver
19 97 (15.98%) Software Testing
20 90 (14.83%) Java
20 90 (14.83%) Microsoft
21 85 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
22 80 (13.18%) SDLC
23 78 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
24 71 (11.70%) SoapUI
25 68 (11.20%) Degree
25 68 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server

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 16 (2.64%) Confluence
2 4 (0.66%) Jupyter
2 4 (0.66%) SAS
3 3 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.14%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.98%) SaaS
2 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.49%) Force.com
4 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.33%) Heroku
4 2 (0.33%) IaaS
4 2 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.81%) Internet
2 6 (0.99%) HTTP
3 5 (0.82%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.66%) Wireless
5 2 (0.33%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.33%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) Firewall
6 1 (0.16%) Intranet
6 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.15%) MySQL
4 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.66%) Big Data
5 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.49%) Power BI
7 1 (0.16%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 314 (51.73%) Selenium
2 120 (19.77%) Cucumber
3 105 (17.30%) JIRA
4 98 (16.14%) WebDriver
5 71 (11.70%) SoapUI
6 68 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 45 (7.41%) HP UFT
7 45 (7.41%) SpecFlow
8 39 (6.43%) Jenkins
9 38 (6.26%) Visual Studio
10 32 (5.27%) JMeter
11 24 (3.95%) Git (software)
12 23 (3.79%) Calabash
12 23 (3.79%) Capybara
13 19 (3.13%) Appium
14 17 (2.80%) FitNesse
15 14 (2.31%) JUnit
16 12 (1.98%) Fiddler
17 11 (1.81%) Protractor
18 8 (1.32%) NUnit
General
1 135 (22.24%) Finance
2 32 (5.27%) Banking
3 30 (4.94%) Retail
4 20 (3.29%) Publishing
5 16 (2.64%) Front Office
5 16 (2.64%) Marketing
6 14 (2.31%) Games
7 13 (2.14%) Back Office
8 10 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.32%) Automotive
9 8 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.99%) Advertising
12 5 (0.82%) Electronics
12 5 (0.82%) Law
13 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.33%) iGaming
13 2 (0.33%) Legal
13 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (16.47%) .NET
2 34 (5.60%) XML
3 28 (4.61%) Gherkin
4 27 (4.45%) Web Services
5 23 (3.79%) HTML
6 19 (3.13%) CSS
6 19 (3.13%) SOAP
7 17 (2.80%) JSON
8 13 (2.14%) REST
9 9 (1.48%) ASP.NET
9 9 (1.48%) RESTful
10 7 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (0.99%) Behat
12 5 (0.82%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.82%) HTML5
12 5 (0.82%) Spring
12 5 (0.82%) WPF
13 4 (0.66%) Pandas
14 3 (0.49%) Swagger
15 2 (0.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.74%) Mobile App
3 37 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.46%) iPad
5 17 (2.80%) Equities
6 14 (2.31%) Derivative
6 14 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (2.14%) User Experience
8 12 (1.98%) Fixed Income
8 12 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.48%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.32%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.15%) Contract for Difference
11 7 (1.15%) Fintech
12 4 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.49%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.49%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.25%) Windows
2 39 (6.43%) Linux
3 34 (5.60%) Unix
4 29 (4.78%) Android
5 27 (4.45%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.66%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.33%) Solaris
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (58.98%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (26.85%) Test Scripting
3 146 (24.05%) Manual Testing
4 135 (22.24%) Automation Testing
5 113 (18.62%) BDD
5 113 (18.62%) Scrum
6 109 (17.96%) Test Automation
7 107 (17.63%) Regression Testing
8 102 (16.80%) Automated Testing
8 102 (16.80%) Functional Testing
9 97 (15.98%) Software Testing
10 85 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 80 (13.18%) SDLC
12 57 (9.39%) Performance Testing
13 55 (9.06%) TDD
14 52 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (8.40%) Software Engineering
16 48 (7.91%) Exploratory Testing
17 44 (7.25%) E-Commerce
18 38 (6.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 177 (29.16%) SQL
2 174 (28.67%) C#
3 90 (14.83%) Java
4 46 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 43 (7.08%) Python
6 26 (4.28%) Ruby
7 11 (1.81%) PHP
8 9 (1.48%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.99%) C++
10 5 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.82%) Perl
11 4 (0.66%) Groovy
11 4 (0.66%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.66%) R
11 4 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.49%) C
13 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 127 (20.92%) ISEB
2 115 (18.95%) ISTQB
3 68 (11.20%) Degree
4 31 (5.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 607 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (2.47%) SDET
3 7 (1.15%) SLA
4 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.66%) Rancher
3 2 (0.33%) Nagios
3 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.33%) Puppet
3 2 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 90 (14.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (3.29%) Oracle
3 12 (1.98%) SAP
4 8 (1.32%) HP
4 8 (1.32%) SOASTA, Inc
5 7 (1.15%) BEA
6 6 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.82%) hybris
8 4 (0.66%) Apple
8 4 (0.66%) ATG
8 4 (0.66%) Demandware
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.33%) Splunk
9 2 (0.33%) Tableau
10 1 (0.16%) Facebook
10 1 (0.16%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.16%) Remedy
10 1 (0.16%) Sony
10 1 (0.16%) Telerik
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Recital Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + pension, 25 days' holiday and BUPA
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, North West, UK
Graduate Prospects
Salary: £27000 - £30000 plus 29 days holiday + bank holidays, pension and 5% monthly cash bonus, Health Cash plan scheme, 35 hour working week and excellent learning and development opportunities
Posted: 13 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Piksel
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Worcester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Automation Training
Posted: 24 days ago