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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 669 681 694
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 238 249 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 206 241 261
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
89853 97233 106674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.52% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76436 80612 88172
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +53 117 £50,000 +14.28% 12
South East +20 47 £35,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +2 18 £35,000 +84.21% 3
East of England +21 17 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Yorkshire -9 17 £35,000 +16.66% 1
North West +14 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +8 7 £19,000 -36.66%
South West -3 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
North East -3 1 £27,500 -
QA Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 484 (100.00%) QA
2 253 (52.27%) Selenium
3 239 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (35.95%) SQL
5 158 (32.64%) Manual Testing
6 135 (27.89%) Java
7 126 (26.03%) C#
8 121 (25.00%) ISEB
9 120 (24.79%) Test Scripting
10 115 (23.76%) Automation Testing
10 115 (23.76%) Automated Testing
10 115 (23.76%) Software Testing
11 106 (21.90%) ISTQB
12 99 (20.45%) JIRA
12 99 (20.45%) Microsoft
13 95 (19.63%) WebDriver
14 92 (19.01%) Finance
15 90 (18.60%) Test Automation
16 89 (18.39%) Scrum
17 88 (18.18%) .NET
18 87 (17.98%) Functional Testing
19 84 (17.36%) BDD
19 84 (17.36%) Regression Testing
20 72 (14.88%) SoapUI
21 71 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
22 70 (14.46%) Cucumber
23 67 (13.84%) Degree
24 66 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
25 62 (12.81%) Ruby
26 59 (12.19%) Test Strategy

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 7 (1.45%) Confluence
2 6 (1.24%) ColdFusion
3 5 (1.03%) Drupal
4 4 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.62%) CMS
5 3 (0.62%) IIS
6 2 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.21%) Node.js
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.69%) VoIP
2 10 (2.07%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) Firewall
3 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.34%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.93%) MySQL
4 8 (1.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.24%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.03%) Big Data
7 4 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.41%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 253 (52.27%) Selenium
2 99 (20.45%) JIRA
3 95 (19.63%) WebDriver
4 72 (14.88%) SoapUI
5 71 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 70 (14.46%) Cucumber
7 55 (11.36%) JMeter
8 41 (8.47%) Jenkins
9 38 (7.85%) Appium
9 38 (7.85%) SpecFlow
10 33 (6.82%) Git (software)
11 22 (4.55%) JUnit
11 22 (4.55%) Mercurial
12 21 (4.34%) WATIR
13 19 (3.93%) HP UFT
14 18 (3.72%) Gerrit
15 16 (3.31%) FitNesse
15 16 (3.31%) LoadRunner
16 12 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (2.48%) Hudson
General
1 92 (19.01%) Finance
2 33 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.55%) Games
4 17 (3.51%) Law
5 10 (2.07%) Banking
6 7 (1.45%) Electronics
6 7 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.45%) Marketing
7 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.24%) Retail
8 5 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.83%) Back Office
9 4 (0.83%) Front Office
10 3 (0.62%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (18.18%) .NET
2 37 (7.64%) Web Services
3 36 (7.44%) SOAP
4 29 (5.99%) XML
5 23 (4.75%) Gherkin
6 20 (4.13%) HTML
7 17 (3.51%) REST
8 16 (3.31%) CSS
9 14 (2.89%) RESTful
10 11 (2.27%) HTML5
11 9 (1.86%) J2EE
11 9 (1.86%) JSON
12 8 (1.65%) jQuery
12 8 (1.65%) XHTML
13 7 (1.45%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.03%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.03%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (1.03%) React
15 3 (0.62%) Middleware
15 3 (0.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.58%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.10%) iPad
5 9 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.45%) User Experience
7 6 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.24%) Fintech
7 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.24%) Online Games
7 6 (1.24%) Replication
8 5 (1.03%) Derivative
8 5 (1.03%) Spread Betting
8 5 (1.03%) Wiki
9 4 (0.83%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.95%) Unix
2 52 (10.74%) Linux
3 45 (9.30%) Windows
4 9 (1.86%) Kali Linux
4 9 (1.86%) Solaris
5 8 (1.65%) Android
5 8 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.65%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (32.64%) Manual Testing
3 120 (24.79%) Test Scripting
4 115 (23.76%) Automated Testing
4 115 (23.76%) Automation Testing
4 115 (23.76%) Software Testing
5 90 (18.60%) Test Automation
6 89 (18.39%) Scrum
7 87 (17.98%) Functional Testing
8 84 (17.36%) BDD
8 84 (17.36%) Regression Testing
9 66 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 59 (12.19%) Test Strategy
11 48 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (8.26%) E-Commerce
13 38 (7.85%) SDLC
14 37 (7.64%) Defect Management
15 34 (7.02%) Performance Testing
15 34 (7.02%) TDD
16 31 (6.40%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (35.95%) SQL
2 135 (27.89%) Java
3 126 (26.03%) C#
4 62 (12.81%) Ruby
5 35 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 35 (7.23%) Python
6 18 (3.72%) Shell Script
7 16 (3.31%) Perl
8 15 (3.10%) C++
9 14 (2.89%) C
10 11 (2.27%) PHP
11 9 (1.86%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.24%) VB
12 6 (1.24%) VBScript
13 5 (1.03%) Groovy
13 5 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.83%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.41%) Fortran
15 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (25.00%) ISEB
2 106 (21.90%) ISTQB
3 67 (13.84%) Degree
4 32 (6.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 484 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (1.65%) SDET
3 3 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.62%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 99 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.20%) HP
3 14 (2.89%) Oracle
4 9 (1.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.24%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.24%) SAP
6 4 (0.83%) Apple
6 4 (0.83%) IBM
7 3 (0.62%) CA
7 3 (0.62%) StreamBase
8 2 (0.41%) Telerik
8 2 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.21%) ATG
9 1 (0.21%) Endeca
9 1 (0.21%) Green Hat
9 1 (0.21%) hybris
9 1 (0.21%) Rally
9 1 (0.21%) Splunk
9 1 (0.21%) Sybase
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago