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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 764 755 719
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 87 96 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 77 86 161
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 - 10
South East -36 15 £40,000 +63.26% 1
North West -6 7 £30,000 +3.44%
East of England -5 5 £35,000 -
North East - 4 £30,000 -
South West -8 3 £40,000 +26.98% 1
West Midlands -11 2 £32,500 +51.16%
Yorkshire -8 1 £25,000 -13.79% 1
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 184 (100.00%) QA
2 94 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (46.74%) Selenium
4 80 (43.48%) SQL
5 68 (36.96%) Finance
6 62 (33.70%) Automated Testing
7 61 (33.15%) ISEB
8 56 (30.43%) Manual Testing
9 54 (29.35%) Test Scripting
10 45 (24.46%) Test Automation
10 45 (24.46%) WebDriver
11 42 (22.83%) JIRA
12 41 (22.28%) .NET
13 38 (20.65%) TDD
14 37 (20.11%) Degree
14 37 (20.11%) Software Testing
15 36 (19.57%) C#
16 35 (19.02%) BDD
17 33 (17.93%) ISTQB
18 32 (17.39%) Java
19 31 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (16.30%) Automation Testing
21 26 (14.13%) Microsoft
21 26 (14.13%) Cucumber
22 24 (13.04%) Computer Science
23 22 (11.96%) Git (software)
23 22 (11.96%) Windows
24 21 (11.41%) Scrum
24 21 (11.41%) Regression Testing
24 21 (11.41%) User Acceptance Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (2.17%) IIS
1 4 (2.17%) Confluence
2 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) Mingle
4 1 (0.54%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.72%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.09%) RiskWrite
4 1 (0.54%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) SaaS
2 3 (1.63%) Trello
3 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) HTTP
2 2 (1.09%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) 3G
3 1 (0.54%) Wireless
3 1 (0.54%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.54%) 2G
3 1 (0.54%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.54%) GPRS
3 1 (0.54%) GSM
3 1 (0.54%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.54%) UMTS
3 1 (0.54%) WCDMA
3 1 (0.54%) NAS
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.63%) MySQL
6 3 (1.63%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.09%) QlikView
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 86 (46.74%) Selenium
2 45 (24.46%) WebDriver
3 42 (22.83%) JIRA
4 26 (14.13%) Cucumber
5 22 (11.96%) Git (software)
6 20 (10.87%) Visual Studio
7 14 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (6.52%) SpecFlow
8 12 (6.52%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (3.80%) JMeter
9 7 (3.80%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.26%) Subversion
10 6 (3.26%) FitNesse
11 5 (2.72%) Bugzilla
11 5 (2.72%) eggPlant
12 4 (2.17%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.17%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.63%) Xcode
13 3 (1.63%) WATIR
13 3 (1.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 68 (36.96%) Finance
2 14 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.35%) Retail
4 6 (3.26%) Marketing
5 5 (2.72%) Banking
6 4 (2.17%) Games
7 3 (1.63%) Legal
7 3 (1.63%) Billing
8 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 2 (1.09%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.28%) .NET
2 19 (10.33%) XML
3 15 (8.15%) SOAP
4 11 (5.98%) Web Services
5 6 (3.26%) XSD
5 6 (3.26%) WSDL
5 6 (3.26%) HTML
6 5 (2.72%) JSON
7 4 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (2.17%) REST
8 3 (1.63%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.63%) Middleware
8 3 (1.63%) XSLT
9 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.09%) COM
9 2 (1.09%) CSS
10 1 (0.54%) JSP
10 1 (0.54%) Servlets
10 1 (0.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.43%) Open Source
4 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.17%) Derivative
4 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.63%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.63%) iPhone
5 3 (1.63%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.09%) User Experience
6 2 (1.09%) iPad
6 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.09%) Statistics
6 2 (1.09%) Wiki
6 2 (1.09%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (0.54%) W3C
7 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.54%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.96%) Windows
2 12 (6.52%) Linux
3 3 (1.63%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Android
4 2 (1.09%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (33.70%) Automated Testing
3 56 (30.43%) Manual Testing
4 54 (29.35%) Test Scripting
5 45 (24.46%) Test Automation
6 38 (20.65%) TDD
7 37 (20.11%) Software Testing
8 35 (19.02%) BDD
9 31 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (16.30%) Automation Testing
11 21 (11.41%) Test Planning
11 21 (11.41%) Scrum
11 21 (11.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (11.41%) Regression Testing
12 19 (10.33%) Multithreading
13 13 (7.07%) System Testing
14 12 (6.52%) Test Management
14 12 (6.52%) Test Strategy
14 12 (6.52%) E-Commerce
15 11 (5.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (43.48%) SQL
2 36 (19.57%) C#
3 32 (17.39%) Java
4 18 (9.78%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.43%) Ruby
6 9 (4.89%) Python
7 5 (2.72%) C++
8 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.63%) PHP
10 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.09%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.54%) C
11 1 (0.54%) VBA
11 1 (0.54%) VC++
11 1 (0.54%) VBScript
11 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (33.15%) ISEB
2 37 (20.11%) Degree
3 33 (17.93%) ISTQB
4 17 (9.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (4.35%) GAAP
3 2 (1.09%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 17 (9.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.78%) Oracle
3 13 (7.07%) HP
4 3 (1.63%) Informatica
4 3 (1.63%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.09%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.54%) VMware
6 1 (0.54%) Telerik
6 1 (0.54%) Apple
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe
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