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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 644 713 695
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 264 210 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 243 192 189
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
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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 +38 105 £42,500 -10.52% 10
South East +32 56 £35,000 -3.44% 5
West Midlands -7 25 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North West +34 23 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Yorkshire +1 22 £35,000 - 5
East of England +9 16 £40,000 +33.33% 2
South West 0 12 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
North East +7 3 £30,000 -
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 559 (100.00%) QA
2 267 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (44.01%) Selenium
4 173 (30.95%) Test Scripting
5 169 (30.23%) SQL
6 160 (28.62%) Manual Testing
7 132 (23.61%) C#
8 130 (23.26%) ISEB
8 130 (23.26%) Test Automation
9 129 (23.08%) Java
10 126 (22.54%) Software Testing
11 117 (20.93%) ISTQB
12 105 (18.78%) WebDriver
13 101 (18.07%) JIRA
14 97 (17.35%) Scrum
15 93 (16.64%) Automated Testing
16 91 (16.28%) Finance
17 90 (16.10%) SDLC
18 85 (15.21%) Functional Testing
19 83 (14.85%) Microsoft
19 83 (14.85%) .NET
20 82 (14.67%) BDD
21 81 (14.49%) Automation Testing
22 78 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
23 73 (13.06%) Cucumber
24 71 (12.70%) Regression Testing
25 65 (11.63%) Web Services
26 60 (10.73%) Degree
27 59 (10.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
28 56 (10.02%) E-Commerce

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (2.50%) ColdFusion
2 6 (1.07%) IIS
3 5 (0.89%) Confluence
4 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.54%) Apache
5 3 (0.54%) Drupal
5 3 (0.54%) SAS
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 48 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.50%) SaaS
2 12 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.36%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.50%) Internet
2 6 (1.07%) VoIP
3 4 (0.72%) HTTP
4 3 (0.54%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.18%) DNS
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.18%) LAN
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.58%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.61%) MySQL
4 6 (1.07%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.18%) Big Data
7 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 246 (44.01%) Selenium
2 105 (18.78%) WebDriver
3 101 (18.07%) JIRA
4 73 (13.06%) Cucumber
5 53 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (7.51%) SoapUI
7 35 (6.26%) Jenkins
8 34 (6.08%) JMeter
8 34 (6.08%) SpecFlow
9 31 (5.55%) JUnit
10 28 (5.01%) WATIR
11 27 (4.83%) Appium
12 24 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (4.29%) Git (software)
13 20 (3.58%) RSpec
14 18 (3.22%) JProfiler
15 17 (3.04%) HP UFT
16 15 (2.68%) Hudson
17 13 (2.33%) Mercurial
18 12 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (16.28%) Finance
2 32 (5.72%) Law
3 30 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.86%) Marketing
4 16 (2.86%) Retail
5 14 (2.50%) Electronics
6 13 (2.33%) Banking
7 12 (2.15%) Games
8 10 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.25%) Legal
11 6 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.89%) Advertising
13 4 (0.72%) Billing
13 4 (0.72%) Front Office
14 3 (0.54%) Publishing
15 2 (0.36%) Back Office
16 1 (0.18%) French Language
16 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (14.85%) .NET
2 65 (11.63%) Web Services
3 35 (6.26%) Gherkin
4 34 (6.08%) SOAP
5 29 (5.19%) XML
6 27 (4.83%) HTML
7 22 (3.94%) CSS
8 21 (3.76%) REST
9 15 (2.68%) ASP.NET
10 12 (2.15%) HTML5
11 10 (1.79%) RESTful
12 7 (1.25%) AngularJS
12 7 (1.25%) JSON
13 6 (1.07%) Flash
14 5 (0.89%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (0.89%) React
15 4 (0.72%) Ajax
15 4 (0.72%) J2EE
15 4 (0.72%) jQuery
15 4 (0.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 40 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.16%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (2.50%) iPad
5 10 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.61%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.25%) Derivative
8 6 (1.07%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (1.07%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.72%) Replication
10 3 (0.54%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.54%) Fintech
10 3 (0.54%) Wiki
11 2 (0.36%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.36%) Equities
11 2 (0.36%) Social Network
11 2 (0.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.26%) Windows
2 32 (5.72%) Linux
3 31 (5.55%) Unix
4 21 (3.76%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.40%) Android
6 7 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.89%) Solaris
7 5 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.36%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (30.95%) Test Scripting
3 160 (28.62%) Manual Testing
4 130 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 126 (22.54%) Software Testing
6 97 (17.35%) Scrum
7 93 (16.64%) Automated Testing
8 90 (16.10%) SDLC
9 85 (15.21%) Functional Testing
10 82 (14.67%) BDD
11 81 (14.49%) Automation Testing
12 78 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 71 (12.70%) Regression Testing
14 56 (10.02%) E-Commerce
15 52 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (9.30%) TDD
16 48 (8.59%) Test Strategy
17 44 (7.87%) Defect Management
18 39 (6.98%) QA Automation
19 31 (5.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (30.23%) SQL
2 132 (23.61%) C#
3 129 (23.08%) Java
4 51 (9.12%) Ruby
5 36 (6.44%) JavaScript
6 33 (5.90%) Python
7 30 (5.37%) PHP
8 21 (3.76%) Perl
9 14 (2.50%) Groovy
10 13 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 13 (2.33%) C++
10 13 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.61%) C
12 5 (0.89%) VBScript
13 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.54%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.54%) R
13 3 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (23.26%) ISEB
2 117 (20.93%) ISTQB
3 60 (10.73%) Degree
4 59 (10.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.07%) HND
6 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 559 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) SDET
2 3 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (4.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 83 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.16%) HP
3 15 (2.68%) Oracle
4 10 (1.79%) SAP
5 6 (1.07%) Telerik
6 5 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.72%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.54%) Apple
9 2 (0.36%) Google
9 2 (0.36%) iManage
9 2 (0.36%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.18%) Charles River
10 1 (0.18%) Rally
10 1 (0.18%) Splunk
10 1 (0.18%) Sybase
10 1 (0.18%) VMware
10 1 (0.18%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.18%) Yantra
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum + Great Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum + Great Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Cirencester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 22 days ago