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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 714 779 808
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 155 121 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 147 105 70
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -31.66%
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
97204 104263 97043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.45% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81376 85795 81145
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +5 64 £42,500 - 7
South East +6 30 £32,000 -14.66% 2
East of England +19 18 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +16 16 £30,000 -4.76%
North West - 9 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 8 £32,500 -14.47%
South West -15 6 £30,000 -14.28%
East Midlands +7 3 £34,000 +29.52%
North East - 1 £35,000 -
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 268 (100.00%) QA
2 168 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (44.78%) Selenium
4 86 (32.09%) Finance
5 81 (30.22%) Test Scripting
6 76 (28.36%) C#
7 71 (26.49%) Java
8 69 (25.75%) ISTQB
9 64 (23.88%) ISEB
10 62 (23.13%) Degree
11 61 (22.76%) Test Automation
12 60 (22.39%) SQL
13 56 (20.90%) WebDriver
14 55 (20.52%) Software Testing
15 46 (17.16%) Manual Testing
16 41 (15.30%) Windows
16 41 (15.30%) Automated Testing
17 39 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
17 39 (14.55%) Cucumber
18 37 (13.81%) BDD
18 37 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (12.69%) Automation Testing
20 33 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (11.57%) SOAP
21 31 (11.57%) .NET
22 30 (11.19%) Scrum
22 30 (11.19%) JIRA
23 29 (10.82%) Regression Testing
23 29 (10.82%) Web Services
24 28 (10.45%) Computer Science

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 7 (2.61%) Confluence
2 4 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.37%) nginx
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
4 1 (0.37%) JBoss
4 1 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.36%) MySQL
3 7 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 120 (44.78%) Selenium
2 56 (20.90%) WebDriver
3 39 (14.55%) Cucumber
4 30 (11.19%) JIRA
5 27 (10.07%) HP UFT
6 24 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (8.21%) SoapUI
8 19 (7.09%) JUnit
9 18 (6.72%) FitNesse
10 14 (5.22%) TeamCity
10 14 (5.22%) Git (software)
10 14 (5.22%) WATIR
11 12 (4.48%) Subversion
12 10 (3.73%) Bugzilla
12 10 (3.73%) Jenkins
13 9 (3.36%) Calabash
13 9 (3.36%) LoadRunner
14 7 (2.61%) Eclipse
14 7 (2.61%) Rational Robot
15 6 (2.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (32.09%) Finance
2 21 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.60%) Banking
4 12 (4.48%) Retail
5 9 (3.36%) Games
6 8 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.99%) Marketing
6 8 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.61%) Electronics
8 5 (1.87%) Law
8 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.49%) Legal
10 3 (1.12%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.57%) .NET
1 31 (11.57%) SOAP
2 29 (10.82%) Web Services
3 20 (7.46%) XML
4 16 (5.97%) REST
5 11 (4.10%) HTML
6 10 (3.73%) Gherkin
7 7 (2.61%) CSS
8 5 (1.87%) Middleware
8 5 (1.87%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (1.49%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.12%) HTML5
10 3 (1.12%) Velocity
11 2 (0.75%) jQuery
11 2 (0.75%) XHTML
11 2 (0.75%) JSON
11 2 (0.75%) XSL
12 1 (0.37%) Swing
12 1 (0.37%) JSP
12 1 (0.37%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.99%) Online Games
5 7 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.24%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.87%) DTV
7 5 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.49%) Contract for Difference
8 4 (1.49%) Social Network
8 4 (1.49%) User Experience
9 3 (1.12%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.12%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.12%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.12%) Equities
10 2 (0.75%) Derivative
10 2 (0.75%) iDTV
10 2 (0.75%) iPhone
10 2 (0.75%) Social Media
10 2 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.30%) Windows
2 15 (5.60%) Android
3 13 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.73%) UNIX
5 8 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Debian
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.22%) Test Scripting
3 61 (22.76%) Test Automation
4 55 (20.52%) Software Testing
5 46 (17.16%) Manual Testing
6 41 (15.30%) Automated Testing
7 39 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (13.81%) BDD
9 34 (12.69%) Automation Testing
10 33 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (11.19%) Scrum
12 29 (10.82%) Regression Testing
13 27 (10.07%) E-Commerce
14 25 (9.33%) User Stories
14 25 (9.33%) SDLC
15 20 (7.46%) TDD
16 19 (7.09%) Performance Testing
17 17 (6.34%) Web Testing
17 17 (6.34%) Open Source
18 16 (5.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 76 (28.36%) C#
2 71 (26.49%) Java
3 60 (22.39%) SQL
4 22 (8.21%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.21%) Ruby
5 13 (4.85%) Python
6 6 (2.24%) PHP
6 6 (2.24%) C++
7 3 (1.12%) C
7 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.75%) XPath
8 2 (0.75%) VC++
9 1 (0.37%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 69 (25.75%) ISTQB
2 64 (23.88%) ISEB
3 62 (23.13%) Degree
4 22 (8.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.60%) Oracle
3 7 (2.61%) HP
4 6 (2.24%) SAP
5 2 (0.75%) IBM
5 2 (0.75%) Google
5 2 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.37%) VMware
6 1 (0.37%) Alterian
6 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.37%) Facebook
6 1 (0.37%) Twitter
6 1 (0.37%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.37%) Sybase
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.37%) Fidessa
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