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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 741 706 721
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 111 157 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 102 143 136
Average salary £38,750 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +4 50 £45,000 +7.46% 7
East of England +26 18 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South East -19 17 £41,250 -17.50% 3
Yorkshire +17 16 £30,000 -11.76% 2
South West -30 5 £24,000 -54.28%
North West +1 4 £30,000 -7.69%
North East -3 2 £23,500 -47.77%
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 187 (100.00%) QA
2 114 (60.96%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (48.13%) Selenium
4 81 (43.32%) SQL
5 56 (29.95%) Automated Testing
5 56 (29.95%) WebDriver
6 55 (29.41%) Finance
7 53 (28.34%) Manual Testing
8 49 (26.20%) Test Automation
9 46 (24.60%) ISTQB
10 45 (24.06%) Test Scripting
10 45 (24.06%) Java
10 45 (24.06%) C#
11 42 (22.46%) ISEB
12 39 (20.86%) Degree
13 38 (20.32%) JIRA
13 38 (20.32%) TDD
14 37 (19.79%) BDD
15 35 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (18.18%) Automation Testing
17 33 (17.65%) .NET
18 29 (15.51%) User Acceptance Testing
19 28 (14.97%) Software Testing
20 26 (13.90%) Cucumber
21 25 (13.37%) Scrum
22 24 (12.83%) Visual Studio
23 22 (11.76%) E-Commerce
23 22 (11.76%) Regression Testing
24 21 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
24 21 (11.23%) Computer Science

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.74%) Confluence
2 4 (2.14%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) Mingle
3 2 (1.07%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) SaaS
2 3 (1.60%) Trello
3 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.07%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.07%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) 3G
3 1 (0.53%) Wireless
3 1 (0.53%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.53%) 2G
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
3 1 (0.53%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.53%) GPRS
3 1 (0.53%) GSM
3 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.53%) UMTS
3 1 (0.53%) WCDMA
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.49%) SQL Server
1 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.74%) MySQL
3 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.21%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.07%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.53%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 90 (48.13%) Selenium
2 56 (29.95%) WebDriver
3 38 (20.32%) JIRA
4 26 (13.90%) Cucumber
5 24 (12.83%) Visual Studio
6 21 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (9.63%) Git (software)
8 14 (7.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (6.42%) Jenkins
10 10 (5.35%) JUnit
10 10 (5.35%) SoapUI
11 6 (3.21%) TeamCity
11 6 (3.21%) JMeter
12 5 (2.67%) LoadRunner
12 5 (2.67%) XMLSpy
12 5 (2.67%) Subversion
12 5 (2.67%) WATIR
12 5 (2.67%) Zephyr
13 4 (2.14%) eggPlant
13 4 (2.14%) Behat
General
1 55 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (5.35%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.74%) Marketing
4 6 (3.21%) Banking
4 6 (3.21%) Law
5 5 (2.67%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Legal
6 3 (1.60%) Advertising
7 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.65%) .NET
2 20 (10.70%) XML
3 15 (8.02%) SOAP
4 10 (5.35%) Web Services
4 10 (5.35%) HTML
5 9 (4.81%) Middleware
6 7 (3.74%) JSON
7 6 (3.21%) REST
7 6 (3.21%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.60%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.60%) HTML5
8 3 (1.60%) XSLT
8 3 (1.60%) CSS
9 2 (1.07%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.07%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.53%) WCF
10 1 (0.53%) LINQ
10 1 (0.53%) jQuery
10 1 (0.53%) RESTful
10 1 (0.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.23%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.95%) Open Source
2 13 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.67%) User Experience
5 4 (2.14%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.60%) Statistics
6 3 (1.60%) Social Network
6 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.07%) iPhone
7 2 (1.07%) Wiki
7 2 (1.07%) Derivative
7 2 (1.07%) Physics
7 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.07%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.07%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.53%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.16%) Windows
2 14 (7.49%) Linux
3 2 (1.07%) UNIX
3 2 (1.07%) Android
3 2 (1.07%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.07%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (60.96%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.95%) Automated Testing
3 53 (28.34%) Manual Testing
4 49 (26.20%) Test Automation
5 45 (24.06%) Test Scripting
6 38 (20.32%) TDD
7 37 (19.79%) BDD
8 35 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (18.18%) Automation Testing
10 29 (15.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (14.97%) Software Testing
12 25 (13.37%) Scrum
13 22 (11.76%) Regression Testing
13 22 (11.76%) E-Commerce
14 15 (8.02%) Multithreading
15 12 (6.42%) System Testing
15 12 (6.42%) Test Planning
15 12 (6.42%) OO
16 11 (5.88%) Performance Testing
17 10 (5.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (43.32%) SQL
2 45 (24.06%) C#
2 45 (24.06%) Java
3 15 (8.02%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.42%) Ruby
5 9 (4.81%) Python
6 6 (3.21%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.21%) PHP
7 5 (2.67%) C++
8 4 (2.14%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.07%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
10 1 (0.53%) VC++
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) VB
10 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (24.60%) ISTQB
2 42 (22.46%) ISEB
3 39 (20.86%) Degree
4 9 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (2.14%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (10.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (1.60%) HP
3 3 (1.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.07%) IBM
4 2 (1.07%) Informatica
4 2 (1.07%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.53%) Telerik
5 1 (0.53%) Apple
5 1 (0.53%) SAP
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus = Benefits
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Nottingham
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northwood
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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London
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