The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 746 793 776
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 134 113 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 129 99 78
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -19.44%
QA Test 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
96432 103854 97223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80542 85900 81828
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in England

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in England

QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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 +19 53 £42,500 - 7
South East +23 29 £30,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +16 18 £36,750 +33.63%
Yorkshire +25 16 £30,000 +27.65% 2
North West - 6 £35,000 - 3
South West -11 5 £30,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -17 4 £32,500 -35.00%
East Midlands - 2 £34,000 - 1
North East - 1 £35,000 -
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QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 250 (100.00%) QA
2 155 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (42.40%) Selenium
4 86 (34.40%) Finance
5 76 (30.40%) ISTQB
6 70 (28.00%) ISEB
6 70 (28.00%) SQL
7 68 (27.20%) Degree
8 67 (26.80%) Java
9 65 (26.00%) Test Scripting
10 64 (25.60%) C#
11 57 (22.80%) WebDriver
12 55 (22.00%) Software Testing
13 49 (19.60%) Test Automation
14 42 (16.80%) Manual Testing
15 38 (15.20%) Automated Testing
15 38 (15.20%) Automation Testing
16 36 (14.40%) .NET
17 34 (13.60%) Cucumber
18 33 (13.20%) Windows
19 32 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (12.80%) User Acceptance Testing
20 31 (12.40%) JIRA
21 30 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (11.60%) HP UFT
22 29 (11.60%) Scrum
23 28 (11.20%) Microsoft
23 28 (11.20%) SOAP
23 28 (11.20%) BDD
24 27 (10.80%) E-Commerce

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.60%) Confluence
2 4 (1.60%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.40%) nginx
4 1 (0.40%) Node.js
4 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) RoboHelp
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.00%) MySQL
3 8 (3.20%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 106 (42.40%) Selenium
2 57 (22.80%) WebDriver
3 34 (13.60%) Cucumber
4 31 (12.40%) JIRA
5 29 (11.60%) HP UFT
6 24 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (6.80%) SoapUI
8 15 (6.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (5.60%) JUnit
10 12 (4.80%) Visual Studio
10 12 (4.80%) TeamCity
11 11 (4.40%) WATIR
11 11 (4.40%) Subversion
12 10 (4.00%) FitNesse
12 10 (4.00%) Jenkins
13 8 (3.20%) LoadRunner
14 7 (2.80%) Calabash
15 6 (2.40%) Zephyr
15 6 (2.40%) Rational Robot
15 6 (2.40%) Eclipse
General
1 86 (34.40%) Finance
2 17 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.40%) Banking
4 10 (4.00%) Retail
5 9 (3.60%) Marketing
6 6 (2.40%) Law
7 5 (2.00%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.00%) Electronics
7 5 (2.00%) Games
7 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.60%) Legal
9 3 (1.20%) Advertising
10 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.40%) .NET
2 28 (11.20%) SOAP
3 26 (10.40%) Web Services
3 26 (10.40%) XML
4 14 (5.60%) REST
5 9 (3.60%) HTML
6 7 (2.80%) Middleware
6 7 (2.80%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.00%) CSS
8 4 (1.60%) JSON
8 4 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.20%) jQuery
9 3 (1.20%) HTML5
9 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.80%) XHTML
10 2 (0.80%) XSL
11 1 (0.40%) Swing
11 1 (0.40%) JSP
11 1 (0.40%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.80%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.20%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.00%) DTV
5 4 (1.60%) Social Network
5 4 (1.60%) Online Games
5 4 (1.60%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.20%) Derivative
6 3 (1.20%) Statistics
6 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.20%) User Experience
6 3 (1.20%) iPhone
6 3 (1.20%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.80%) Social Media
7 2 (0.80%) iPad
7 2 (0.80%) iDTV
7 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.80%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.20%) Windows
2 11 (4.40%) Android
3 9 (3.60%) UNIX
4 8 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.40%) Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.00%) Test Scripting
3 55 (22.00%) Software Testing
4 49 (19.60%) Test Automation
5 42 (16.80%) Manual Testing
6 38 (15.20%) Automated Testing
6 38 (15.20%) Automation Testing
7 32 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (12.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (11.60%) Scrum
9 28 (11.20%) BDD
10 27 (10.80%) E-Commerce
11 26 (10.40%) TDD
12 24 (9.60%) Regression Testing
13 23 (9.20%) User Stories
14 20 (8.00%) SDLC
15 17 (6.80%) Performance Testing
16 16 (6.40%) OO
16 16 (6.40%) Test Planning
17 15 (6.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.00%) SQL
2 67 (26.80%) Java
3 64 (25.60%) C#
4 22 (8.80%) Ruby
5 19 (7.60%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.40%) Python
7 8 (3.20%) PHP
8 6 (2.40%) C++
9 5 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.60%) C
11 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.80%) XPath
11 2 (0.80%) VB
11 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 76 (30.40%) ISTQB
2 70 (28.00%) ISEB
3 68 (27.20%) Degree
4 22 (8.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.80%) Oracle
3 6 (2.40%) SAP
4 5 (2.00%) HP
5 3 (1.20%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.20%) Apple
6 2 (0.80%) Google
6 2 (0.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) Alterian
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