The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 624 656 699
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 216 264 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 193 245 198
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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
75770 92206 94914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63335 78206 79140
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 £26,500
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 Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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 +38 76 £45,000 +9.09% 9
South East +70 50 £33,250 -5.00% 5
North West -15 32 £30,500 -18.66% 1
East of England +28 20 £35,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +19 13 £27,500 -21.42% 1
East Midlands - 10 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +5 9 £36,500 +4.28% 2
South West +13 5 £33,750 +12.50% 1
North East +3 1 £26,000 -13.33%
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, QA Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 378 (100.00%) QA
2 223 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (53.70%) Selenium
4 136 (35.98%) SQL
5 126 (33.33%) C#
6 112 (29.63%) Test Scripting
7 101 (26.72%) Manual Testing
8 93 (24.60%) Automation Testing
9 92 (24.34%) ISEB
10 87 (23.02%) Finance
11 82 (21.69%) BDD
12 78 (20.63%) .NET
13 76 (20.11%) Scrum
14 74 (19.58%) ISTQB
14 74 (19.58%) Cucumber
15 71 (18.78%) JIRA
16 70 (18.52%) Regression Testing
17 68 (17.99%) Automated Testing
17 68 (17.99%) Functional Testing
18 65 (17.20%) Software Testing
19 63 (16.67%) Test Automation
20 62 (16.40%) WebDriver
21 60 (15.87%) Microsoft
22 52 (13.76%) SoapUI
23 50 (13.23%) Java
24 48 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
25 46 (12.17%) Degree
26 45 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
27 42 (11.11%) Performance Testing
28 41 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing

QA Test 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 14 (3.70%) Confluence
2 4 (1.06%) Jupyter
2 4 (1.06%) SAS
3 3 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.38%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.06%) SaaS
2 2 (0.53%) Force.com
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.59%) HTTP
2 5 (1.32%) HTTPS
2 5 (1.32%) Internet
3 3 (0.79%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.06%) MySQL
4 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.26%) Endeca
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 203 (53.70%) Selenium
2 74 (19.58%) Cucumber
3 71 (18.78%) JIRA
4 62 (16.40%) WebDriver
5 52 (13.76%) SoapUI
6 48 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (8.20%) HP UFT
7 31 (8.20%) SpecFlow
8 27 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 23 (6.08%) Visual Studio
10 20 (5.29%) JMeter
11 15 (3.97%) Appium
12 14 (3.70%) Git (software)
13 12 (3.17%) Calabash
14 11 (2.91%) JUnit
15 10 (2.65%) Capybara
16 8 (2.12%) Fiddler
16 8 (2.12%) MSTest
17 5 (1.32%) Gatling
18 4 (1.06%) AppVeyor
General
1 87 (23.02%) Finance
2 14 (3.70%) Banking
3 12 (3.17%) Retail
4 9 (2.38%) Games
5 8 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.59%) Automotive
6 6 (1.59%) Marketing
6 6 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.32%) Electronics
8 4 (1.06%) Publishing
9 3 (0.79%) Back Office
10 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Law
10 2 (0.53%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (20.63%) .NET
2 20 (5.29%) Gherkin
2 20 (5.29%) XML
3 19 (5.03%) Web Services
4 14 (3.70%) HTML
5 12 (3.17%) CSS
5 12 (3.17%) JSON
6 6 (1.59%) Behat
6 6 (1.59%) REST
6 6 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (1.32%) HTML5
7 5 (1.32%) RESTful
8 4 (1.06%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.06%) Pandas
8 4 (1.06%) SOAP
8 4 (1.06%) WPF
9 3 (0.79%) Swagger
10 2 (0.53%) NumPy
11 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.76%) iPad
5 8 (2.12%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.32%) Contract for Difference
8 5 (1.32%) User Experience
9 4 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.53%) e-Health
12 1 (0.26%) Fintech
12 1 (0.26%) FMCG
12 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.26%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.26%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.79%) Windows
2 24 (6.35%) Linux
3 22 (5.82%) Unix
4 14 (3.70%) Android
5 13 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (29.63%) Test Scripting
3 101 (26.72%) Manual Testing
4 93 (24.60%) Automation Testing
5 82 (21.69%) BDD
6 76 (20.11%) Scrum
7 70 (18.52%) Regression Testing
8 68 (17.99%) Automated Testing
8 68 (17.99%) Functional Testing
9 65 (17.20%) Software Testing
10 63 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 42 (11.11%) Performance Testing
12 41 (10.85%) SDLC
12 41 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 36 (9.52%) TDD
14 34 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (8.20%) Software Engineering
16 29 (7.67%) E-Commerce
17 26 (6.88%) System Testing
18 23 (6.08%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (35.98%) SQL
2 126 (33.33%) C#
3 50 (13.23%) Java
4 34 (8.99%) Python
5 18 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 17 (4.50%) Ruby
7 8 (2.12%) PHP
8 7 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.06%) Groovy
9 4 (1.06%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.06%) R
9 4 (1.06%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.79%) C++
10 3 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.26%) Go
11 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 92 (24.34%) ISEB
2 74 (19.58%) ISTQB
3 46 (12.17%) Degree
4 19 (5.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 378 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (3.44%) SDET
3 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (3.44%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.06%) Rancher
3 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.91%) Oracle
3 8 (2.12%) SOASTA, Inc
4 7 (1.85%) BEA
5 6 (1.59%) SAP
6 5 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.06%) Apple
7 4 (1.06%) HP
8 1 (0.26%) ATG
8 1 (0.26%) Demandware
8 1 (0.26%) hybris
8 1 (0.26%) OpenText
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + pension, 25 days' holiday and BUPA
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £35k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 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: 8 days ago
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Automation Training
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago