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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 746 737 743
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 108 152 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 104 139 111
Average salary £30,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £26,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -7 39 £42,500 +2.40% 5
East of England +31 22 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Yorkshire +26 21 £30,000 +20.00%
South East -14 16 £28,250 -43.50% 1
North West +3 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South West -17 4 £24,750 -52.85%
North East +1 1 - - 1
West Midlands -10 1 £19,000 -33.91%
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UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 199 (100.00%) QA
2 125 (62.81%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (43.22%) Selenium
4 68 (34.17%) Finance
4 68 (34.17%) SQL
5 57 (28.64%) ISTQB
6 53 (26.63%) Test Scripting
7 52 (26.13%) ISEB
8 50 (25.13%) C#
8 50 (25.13%) Degree
9 49 (24.62%) Java
10 48 (24.12%) WebDriver
11 41 (20.60%) Manual Testing
11 41 (20.60%) Software Testing
12 39 (19.60%) Automated Testing
13 37 (18.59%) Test Automation
14 36 (18.09%) Automation Testing
15 33 (16.58%) TDD
16 32 (16.08%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (15.58%) .NET
18 28 (14.07%) JIRA
18 28 (14.07%) BDD
19 27 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (13.57%) Scrum
20 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
21 25 (12.56%) Regression Testing
22 24 (12.06%) XML
22 24 (12.06%) Cucumber
23 22 (11.06%) Team Foundation Server
23 22 (11.06%) Oracle

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (4.52%) Confluence
2 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.01%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) JBoss
4 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.50%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) GPRS
1 1 (0.50%) GSM
1 1 (0.50%) 3GPP
1 1 (0.50%) UMTS
1 1 (0.50%) WCDMA
1 1 (0.50%) HTTP
1 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.50%) SSH
1 1 (0.50%) 3G
1 1 (0.50%) HSDPA
1 1 (0.50%) 2G
1 1 (0.50%) Wireless
1 1 (0.50%) HSUPA
1 1 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.03%) MySQL
3 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.02%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.02%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 86 (43.22%) Selenium
2 48 (24.12%) WebDriver
3 28 (14.07%) JIRA
4 24 (12.06%) Cucumber
5 22 (11.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (10.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (7.54%) Visual Studio
8 10 (5.03%) Git (software)
8 10 (5.03%) JUnit
8 10 (5.03%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.52%) Zephyr
10 7 (3.52%) LoadRunner
11 5 (2.51%) XMLSpy
11 5 (2.51%) FitNesse
12 4 (2.01%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.01%) NUnit
12 4 (2.01%) JMeter
13 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.51%) Rational Robot
General
1 68 (34.17%) Finance
2 14 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.52%) Banking
4 8 (4.02%) Retail
5 7 (3.52%) Law
6 6 (3.02%) Marketing
7 5 (2.51%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.51%) Electronics
8 3 (1.51%) Legal
8 3 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.58%) .NET
2 24 (12.06%) XML
3 18 (9.05%) Web Services
4 15 (7.54%) SOAP
5 9 (4.52%) HTML
5 9 (4.52%) Middleware
6 8 (4.02%) Gherkin
7 6 (3.02%) REST
8 5 (2.51%) CSS
9 4 (2.01%) JSON
10 3 (1.51%) jQuery
10 3 (1.51%) HTML5
10 3 (1.51%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.01%) XHTML
11 2 (1.01%) XSL
12 1 (0.50%) JSP
12 1 (0.50%) Servlets
12 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.03%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.03%) Open Source
4 4 (2.01%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.51%) DTV
5 3 (1.51%) Derivative
5 3 (1.51%) Statistics
5 3 (1.51%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.51%) Social Network
5 3 (1.51%) iPhone
5 3 (1.51%) User Experience
5 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.01%) Social Media
6 2 (1.01%) iPad
6 2 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.01%) Equities
6 2 (1.01%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.50%) iDTV
7 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.55%) Windows
2 8 (4.02%) Linux
3 5 (2.51%) UNIX
3 5 (2.51%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (62.81%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (26.63%) Test Scripting
3 41 (20.60%) Manual Testing
3 41 (20.60%) Software Testing
4 39 (19.60%) Automated Testing
5 37 (18.59%) Test Automation
6 36 (18.09%) Automation Testing
7 33 (16.58%) TDD
8 32 (16.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (14.07%) BDD
10 27 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (13.57%) Scrum
11 25 (12.56%) Regression Testing
12 22 (11.06%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.54%) System Testing
13 15 (7.54%) Test Planning
14 13 (6.53%) User Stories
15 12 (6.03%) Data Analysis
16 11 (5.53%) Multithreading
16 11 (5.53%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (34.17%) SQL
2 50 (25.13%) C#
3 49 (24.62%) Java
4 16 (8.04%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.53%) Ruby
6 8 (4.02%) Python
7 6 (3.02%) PHP
8 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.01%) C++
10 2 (1.01%) XPath
10 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.01%) C
10 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.50%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (28.64%) ISTQB
2 52 (26.13%) ISEB
3 50 (25.13%) Degree
4 15 (7.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (2.01%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 6 (3.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.06%) Oracle
3 4 (2.01%) HP
4 3 (1.51%) SAP
4 3 (1.51%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Apple
6 1 (0.50%) Alterian
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Facebook
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
Lincolnshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32.5k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago