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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 675 632 721
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 212 302 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 182 272 195
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +34 92 £45,000 - 18
South East +24 45 £35,000 +7.69% 5
North West +6 21 £30,500 -10.29% 2
West Midlands -10 18 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East of England +20 17 £32,500 -21.21% 1
Yorkshire -7 11 £40,000 +21.21% 1
East Midlands +21 7 £23,000 -14.41%
South West -32 1 £28,500 -5.00% 1
QA Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 453 (100.00%) QA
2 256 (56.51%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (51.88%) Selenium
4 180 (39.74%) SQL
5 137 (30.24%) C#
6 136 (30.02%) Manual Testing
7 132 (29.14%) ISEB
8 118 (26.05%) Java
9 113 (24.94%) Finance
10 112 (24.72%) Automated Testing
10 112 (24.72%) Test Scripting
11 110 (24.28%) Automation Testing
12 106 (23.40%) Scrum
13 104 (22.96%) Software Testing
14 99 (21.85%) Microsoft
15 97 (21.41%) ISTQB
16 95 (20.97%) JIRA
17 93 (20.53%) Regression Testing
18 91 (20.09%) Cucumber
19 90 (19.87%) .NET
20 82 (18.10%) Test Automation
21 78 (17.22%) Team Foundation Server
22 73 (16.11%) BDD
23 63 (13.91%) SoapUI
24 61 (13.47%) WebDriver
25 57 (12.58%) Functional Testing
26 50 (11.04%) Degree
27 49 (10.82%) JMeter
28 48 (10.60%) Unix
29 44 (9.71%) Windows

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 22 (4.86%) Confluence
2 3 (0.66%) CMS
2 3 (0.66%) SAS
3 2 (0.44%) Drupal
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.22%) IIS
4 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.55%) SaaS
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.09%) HTTP
2 12 (2.65%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.32%) VoIP
4 1 (0.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.73%) MySQL
2 34 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.66%) Big Data
6 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 235 (51.88%) Selenium
2 95 (20.97%) JIRA
3 91 (20.09%) Cucumber
4 78 (17.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (13.91%) SoapUI
6 61 (13.47%) WebDriver
7 49 (10.82%) JMeter
8 41 (9.05%) LoadRunner
9 36 (7.95%) Jenkins
10 33 (7.28%) SpecFlow
11 32 (7.06%) HP UFT
12 29 (6.40%) Appium
13 22 (4.86%) Git (software)
14 20 (4.42%) FitNesse
14 20 (4.42%) Visual Studio
15 19 (4.19%) NeoLoad
16 16 (3.53%) Fiddler
16 16 (3.53%) JUnit
17 12 (2.65%) MSTest
17 12 (2.65%) Zephyr
General
1 113 (24.94%) Finance
2 24 (5.30%) Games
3 17 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.21%) Marketing
5 8 (1.77%) Banking
5 8 (1.77%) Retail
6 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.32%) Electronics
8 4 (0.88%) Advertising
8 4 (0.88%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.66%) Front Office
9 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Law
9 3 (0.66%) Local Government
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (19.87%) .NET
2 36 (7.95%) HTML
2 36 (7.95%) XML
3 27 (5.96%) Web Services
4 25 (5.52%) REST
5 24 (5.30%) CSS
6 22 (4.86%) SOAP
7 16 (3.53%) Gherkin
8 10 (2.21%) HTML5
9 9 (1.99%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.10%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.10%) jQuery
10 5 (1.10%) Node.js
10 5 (1.10%) XHTML
11 4 (0.88%) React
12 3 (0.66%) J2EE
12 3 (0.66%) JSON
13 2 (0.44%) Ajax
13 2 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
13 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.51%) Mobile App
3 30 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.87%) User Experience
5 11 (2.43%) Contract for Difference
5 11 (2.43%) Online Games
6 9 (1.99%) iPad
7 6 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.32%) Spread Betting
8 5 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.88%) Fintech
9 4 (0.88%) VLE
10 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.66%) Wiki
11 2 (0.44%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.44%) Equities
11 2 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.60%) Unix
2 44 (9.71%) Windows
3 31 (6.84%) Linux
4 15 (3.31%) Android
5 14 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.10%) Kali Linux
8 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.44%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (56.51%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (30.02%) Manual Testing
3 112 (24.72%) Automated Testing
3 112 (24.72%) Test Scripting
4 110 (24.28%) Automation Testing
5 106 (23.40%) Scrum
6 104 (22.96%) Software Testing
7 93 (20.53%) Regression Testing
8 82 (18.10%) Test Automation
9 73 (16.11%) BDD
10 57 (12.58%) Functional Testing
11 44 (9.71%) SDLC
12 42 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (8.83%) Performance Testing
14 39 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
15 36 (7.95%) Non-Functional Testing
16 35 (7.73%) TDD
16 35 (7.73%) Test Strategy
17 31 (6.84%) Defect Management
17 31 (6.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 180 (39.74%) SQL
2 137 (30.24%) C#
3 118 (26.05%) Java
4 34 (7.51%) JavaScript
5 29 (6.40%) Ruby
6 22 (4.86%) Shell Script
7 16 (3.53%) Python
8 11 (2.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.43%) VB
9 10 (2.21%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.99%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.77%) Perl
11 8 (1.77%) PHP
12 7 (1.55%) VBScript
13 6 (1.32%) C++
14 4 (0.88%) C
14 4 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.66%) R
16 2 (0.44%) Fortran
17 1 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 132 (29.14%) ISEB
2 97 (21.41%) ISTQB
3 50 (11.04%) Degree
4 13 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 453 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (2.87%) SDET
3 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 18 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.32%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 99 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.08%) HP
3 18 (3.97%) Oracle
4 6 (1.32%) CA
4 6 (1.32%) SAP
5 3 (0.66%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.66%) Rally
5 3 (0.66%) VMware
6 2 (0.44%) Apple
6 2 (0.44%) IBM
6 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.22%) ATG
7 1 (0.22%) Endeca
7 1 (0.22%) Green Hat
7 1 (0.22%) hybris
7 1 (0.22%) StreamBase
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £27,000 to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + 10% bonus + 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: Test Engineer / QA Test Analyst Kingston to £60k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: plus excellent company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London, SE1
Kobalt Music
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago