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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 660 664 743
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 238 277 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 193 268 220
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 £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
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 £72,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +32 126 £50,000 +14.28% 11
South East +30 48 £35,000 +16.66% 3
East of England +27 21 £35,000 -
West Midlands -6 15 £32,500 - 3
South West +5 11 £32,500 +8.33%
North West +21 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Yorkshire +5 6 £35,000 +16.66%
East Midlands +7 3 £19,000 -36.66% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
QA Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 477 (100.00%) QA
2 256 (53.67%) Selenium
3 246 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (35.64%) SQL
5 160 (33.54%) Manual Testing
6 140 (29.35%) C#
6 140 (29.35%) Java
7 133 (27.88%) Automation Testing
8 132 (27.67%) ISEB
9 123 (25.79%) Automated Testing
10 114 (23.90%) Software Testing
11 112 (23.48%) ISTQB
11 112 (23.48%) Microsoft
12 110 (23.06%) Test Scripting
13 99 (20.75%) Scrum
14 98 (20.55%) Finance
14 98 (20.55%) .NET
15 93 (19.50%) JIRA
16 85 (17.82%) Regression Testing
16 85 (17.82%) BDD
16 85 (17.82%) Test Automation
17 82 (17.19%) SoapUI
17 82 (17.19%) Functional Testing
18 79 (16.56%) WebDriver
19 77 (16.14%) Team Foundation Server
20 73 (15.30%) Cucumber
21 64 (13.42%) Degree
22 62 (13.00%) Test Strategy
23 57 (11.95%) User Acceptance Testing
24 56 (11.74%) JMeter

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 12 (2.52%) Confluence
2 5 (1.05%) Drupal
3 4 (0.84%) ColdFusion
4 3 (0.63%) CMS
4 3 (0.63%) IIS
4 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.35%) SaaS
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.94%) VoIP
2 8 (1.68%) Internet
3 6 (1.26%) HTTP
4 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.45%) MySQL
3 16 (3.35%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.05%) Big Data
7 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.42%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 256 (53.67%) Selenium
2 93 (19.50%) JIRA
3 82 (17.19%) SoapUI
4 79 (16.56%) WebDriver
5 77 (16.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 73 (15.30%) Cucumber
7 56 (11.74%) JMeter
8 41 (8.60%) Jenkins
9 40 (8.39%) SpecFlow
10 34 (7.13%) Appium
11 33 (6.92%) Git (software)
12 27 (5.66%) LoadRunner
13 24 (5.03%) JUnit
14 22 (4.61%) HP UFT
15 20 (4.19%) Mercurial
16 17 (3.56%) FitNesse
16 17 (3.56%) NeoLoad
17 16 (3.35%) Gerrit
17 16 (3.35%) WATIR
18 12 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 98 (20.55%) Finance
2 28 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.66%) Games
4 9 (1.89%) Banking
4 9 (1.89%) Law
4 9 (1.89%) Marketing
5 7 (1.47%) Electronics
5 7 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.26%) Retail
7 5 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Back Office
8 4 (0.84%) Front Office
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Automotive
9 2 (0.42%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (20.55%) .NET
2 41 (8.60%) SOAP
3 35 (7.34%) XML
4 33 (6.92%) Web Services
5 24 (5.03%) HTML
6 20 (4.19%) CSS
6 20 (4.19%) REST
7 17 (3.56%) Gherkin
8 14 (2.94%) RESTful
9 11 (2.31%) HTML5
10 10 (2.10%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.89%) JSON
12 8 (1.68%) J2EE
12 8 (1.68%) jQuery
12 8 (1.68%) XHTML
13 5 (1.05%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.05%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (1.05%) React
14 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET
14 3 (0.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.50%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.52%) iPad
4 12 (2.52%) Online Games
5 11 (2.31%) User Experience
6 7 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.26%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.26%) Fintech
7 6 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.26%) Spread Betting
7 6 (1.26%) Wiki
8 4 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.84%) Replication
9 3 (0.63%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (0.63%) Derivative
10 2 (0.42%) Equities
10 2 (0.42%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.90%) Unix
2 51 (10.69%) Linux
2 51 (10.69%) Windows
3 10 (2.10%) Android
3 10 (2.10%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (1.89%) Kali Linux
4 9 (1.89%) Solaris
5 8 (1.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (33.54%) Manual Testing
3 133 (27.88%) Automation Testing
4 123 (25.79%) Automated Testing
5 114 (23.90%) Software Testing
6 110 (23.06%) Test Scripting
7 99 (20.75%) Scrum
8 85 (17.82%) BDD
8 85 (17.82%) Regression Testing
8 85 (17.82%) Test Automation
9 82 (17.19%) Functional Testing
10 62 (13.00%) Test Strategy
11 57 (11.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 43 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (7.76%) Performance Testing
14 36 (7.55%) Defect Management
15 35 (7.34%) SDLC
16 33 (6.92%) TDD
17 32 (6.71%) Non-Functional Testing
18 31 (6.50%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 170 (35.64%) SQL
2 140 (29.35%) C#
2 140 (29.35%) Java
3 55 (11.53%) Ruby
4 40 (8.39%) JavaScript
5 34 (7.13%) Python
6 20 (4.19%) Shell Script
7 17 (3.56%) Perl
8 13 (2.73%) C++
9 11 (2.31%) C
10 9 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.89%) PHP
10 9 (1.89%) VB
10 9 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.68%) VBScript
12 2 (0.42%) Fortran
12 2 (0.42%) Groovy
12 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 132 (27.67%) ISEB
2 112 (23.48%) ISTQB
3 64 (13.42%) Degree
4 25 (5.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 477 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (2.10%) SDET
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.26%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 112 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.66%) HP
3 15 (3.14%) Oracle
4 9 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.47%) SAP
6 6 (1.26%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.26%) CA
7 4 (0.84%) IBM
8 3 (0.63%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.42%) Apple
9 2 (0.42%) VMware
10 1 (0.21%) ATG
10 1 (0.21%) Endeca
10 1 (0.21%) Green Hat
10 1 (0.21%) hybris
10 1 (0.21%) Rally
10 1 (0.21%) Splunk
10 1 (0.21%) Sybase
West Midlands
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: £22912 - £25769 + 15% market supplement
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% Annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + 15+% BONUS
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 (neg) per year
Posted: 27 days ago