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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 616 543 610
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 253 425 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 218 365 354
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -40 96 £41,250 -8.33% 21
South East +71 47 £32,500 +1.56% 3
Yorkshire +15 26 £30,000 -14.28% 2
East of England +3 24 £35,000 -27.83% 6
North West -39 22 £30,500 -10.29% 1
South West +17 15 £35,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +7 13 £30,750 +2.50% 1
West Midlands -32 9 £40,000 - 1
North East +3 1 £32,500 +4.00% 2
QA Analyst
UK

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 611 (100.00%) QA
2 385 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (46.32%) Selenium
4 204 (33.39%) SQL
5 168 (27.50%) C#
6 166 (27.17%) Test Scripting
7 155 (25.37%) Manual Testing
8 147 (24.06%) Scrum
9 146 (23.90%) JIRA
10 139 (22.75%) ISEB
10 139 (22.75%) Finance
11 130 (21.28%) Cucumber
12 125 (20.46%) Automation Testing
13 122 (19.97%) Java
14 121 (19.80%) BDD
15 120 (19.64%) Software Testing
16 113 (18.49%) Automated Testing
17 109 (17.84%) Test Automation
18 105 (17.18%) ISTQB
19 102 (16.69%) .NET
20 96 (15.71%) Regression Testing
21 88 (14.40%) WebDriver
22 85 (13.91%) Microsoft
23 84 (13.75%) Functional Testing
24 80 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
25 75 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
26 72 (11.78%) User Acceptance Testing
27 70 (11.46%) SoapUI
27 70 (11.46%) SDLC
28 67 (10.97%) Mobile App

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 23 (3.76%) Confluence
2 7 (1.15%) SAS
3 5 (0.82%) CMS
4 4 (0.65%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.33%) Drupal
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.33%) WordPress
6 1 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.49%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.33%) Magento
3 2 (0.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.64%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.33%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) IaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.29%) HTTP
2 12 (1.96%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.82%) Internet
4 3 (0.49%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.33%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.42%) MySQL
3 18 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.49%) Big Data
7 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 283 (46.32%) Selenium
2 146 (23.90%) JIRA
3 130 (21.28%) Cucumber
4 88 (14.40%) WebDriver
5 75 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 70 (11.46%) SoapUI
7 49 (8.02%) Jenkins
8 47 (7.69%) SpecFlow
9 35 (5.73%) HP UFT
10 32 (5.24%) JMeter
11 29 (4.75%) Fiddler
12 25 (4.09%) Visual Studio
13 24 (3.93%) LoadRunner
14 23 (3.76%) Git (software)
15 18 (2.95%) Appium
15 18 (2.95%) Capybara
15 18 (2.95%) FitNesse
16 16 (2.62%) MSTest
17 15 (2.45%) JUnit
18 13 (2.13%) Calabash
General
1 139 (22.75%) Finance
2 26 (4.26%) Games
3 20 (3.27%) Publishing
3 20 (3.27%) Retail
4 19 (3.11%) Marketing
5 13 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.80%) Law
6 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.31%) Back Office
7 8 (1.31%) Banking
7 8 (1.31%) Electronics
8 6 (0.98%) Front Office
9 5 (0.82%) Advertising
9 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.49%) Automotive
10 3 (0.49%) Legal
10 3 (0.49%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) iGaming
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (16.69%) .NET
2 45 (7.36%) XML
3 34 (5.56%) Web Services
4 33 (5.40%) HTML
5 29 (4.75%) REST
6 23 (3.76%) Gherkin
7 20 (3.27%) SOAP
8 19 (3.11%) CSS
9 11 (1.80%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.80%) JSON
10 7 (1.15%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.98%) HTML5
12 5 (0.82%) RESTful
13 4 (0.65%) Node.js
13 4 (0.65%) Pandas
13 4 (0.65%) React
13 4 (0.65%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (0.65%) Swagger
14 3 (0.49%) Ajax
14 3 (0.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (10.97%) Mobile App
3 28 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.78%) User Experience
5 16 (2.62%) Contract for Difference
6 14 (2.29%) Driving Licence
7 12 (1.96%) iPad
7 12 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.15%) Derivative
8 7 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.15%) Online Games
9 6 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.98%) Equities
9 6 (0.98%) Fixed Income
9 6 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.82%) Fintech
11 4 (0.65%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (0.65%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 47 (7.69%) Android
2 46 (7.53%) Apple iOS
3 40 (6.55%) Unix
4 39 (6.38%) Windows
5 35 (5.73%) Linux
6 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.49%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (27.17%) Test Scripting
3 155 (25.37%) Manual Testing
4 147 (24.06%) Scrum
5 125 (20.46%) Automation Testing
6 121 (19.80%) BDD
7 120 (19.64%) Software Testing
8 113 (18.49%) Automated Testing
9 109 (17.84%) Test Automation
10 96 (15.71%) Regression Testing
11 84 (13.75%) Functional Testing
12 72 (11.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 70 (11.46%) SDLC
14 63 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (9.49%) Exploratory Testing
16 55 (9.00%) TDD
17 52 (8.51%) Performance Testing
18 43 (7.04%) Test Strategy
18 43 (7.04%) Waterfall
19 42 (6.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 204 (33.39%) SQL
2 168 (27.50%) C#
3 122 (19.97%) Java
4 49 (8.02%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.58%) Ruby
6 27 (4.42%) Python
7 16 (2.62%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.64%) Perl
10 7 (1.15%) C++
10 7 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.15%) R
10 7 (1.15%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.98%) PHP
11 6 (0.98%) VB
12 4 (0.65%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.49%) VBA
14 2 (0.33%) Scala
14 2 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 139 (22.75%) ISEB
2 105 (17.18%) ISTQB
3 61 (9.98%) Degree
4 26 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 611 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (1.47%) SDET
3 5 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.65%) Docker
1 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (4.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.65%) Rancher
3 3 (0.49%) Nagios
3 3 (0.49%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.58%) Oracle
3 11 (1.80%) HP
3 11 (1.80%) SAP
4 5 (0.82%) SOASTA, Inc
5 4 (0.65%) Apple
5 4 (0.65%) hybris
5 4 (0.65%) VMware
6 3 (0.49%) ATG
6 3 (0.49%) Demandware
6 3 (0.49%) Splunk
7 2 (0.33%) Adobe
7 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.33%) Borland
7 2 (0.33%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.33%) Citrix
7 2 (0.33%) Qualys
7 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.16%) Sybase
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
printed.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cramlington, Northumberland
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
V-Source UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harleston, Norfolk
Reed Business Information
Posted: 8 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rossendale
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25+ holiday, and more
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Encore
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 18 days ago