The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 737 724 694
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 165 139 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 149 134 176
Average salary £42,188 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £31,100 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +17.91%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Test Analyst
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -35 101 £41,875 +3.39% 5
South East +2 30 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South West +11 14 £52,500 +51.07% 2
North West 0 6 £33,000 -5.71%
East Midlands -13 5 £26,500 -
West Midlands +5 3 £22,500 -18.18%
East of England -13 2 £50,000 +35.13%
Yorkshire -61 2 £26,500 -33.75% 3
North East - 1 £45,000 -
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 251 (100.00%) QA
2 102 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (38.25%) ISEB
4 87 (34.66%) SQL
5 85 (33.86%) Finance
6 81 (32.27%) Degree
7 80 (31.87%) Test Scripting
8 75 (29.88%) Software Testing
9 68 (27.09%) ISTQB
10 67 (26.69%) Selenium
11 63 (25.10%) Automated Testing
12 60 (23.90%) SQL Server
13 57 (22.71%) Manual Testing
14 55 (21.91%) Computer Science
14 55 (21.91%) .NET
15 54 (21.51%) C#
16 47 (18.73%) Test Automation
17 46 (18.33%) Scrum
18 45 (17.93%) Java
18 45 (17.93%) User Acceptance Testing
19 43 (17.13%) Test Strategy
20 36 (14.34%) Automation Testing
21 33 (13.15%) Windows
22 30 (11.95%) Regression Testing
23 28 (11.16%) Microsoft
23 28 (11.16%) System Testing
24 27 (10.76%) OO
25 26 (10.36%) XML
26 25 (9.96%) Linux
26 25 (9.96%) Integration Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (2.39%) Confluence
2 3 (1.20%) ColdFusion
3 2 (0.80%) Node.js
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) Drupal
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) Mingle
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.59%) Internet
2 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.78%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.99%) MySQL
5 5 (1.99%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) OLAP
7 3 (1.20%) Big Data
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) MS Access
8 1 (0.40%) Adabas
8 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (26.69%) Selenium
2 22 (8.76%) JIRA
3 20 (7.97%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (7.57%) WebDriver
5 18 (7.17%) Visual Studio
6 17 (6.77%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.38%) FitNesse
8 10 (3.98%) TestComplete
8 10 (3.98%) SoapUI
9 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.59%) WATIR
10 8 (3.19%) Bugzilla
11 7 (2.79%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.39%) NUnit
12 6 (2.39%) WatiN
13 5 (1.99%) Robotium
13 5 (1.99%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.99%) Toad
13 5 (1.99%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
General
1 85 (33.86%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Retail
3 7 (2.79%) Games
3 7 (2.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.79%) Publishing
4 6 (2.39%) Banking
5 5 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.99%) Marketing
6 4 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
7 2 (0.80%) Front Office
7 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (21.91%) .NET
2 26 (10.36%) XML
3 14 (5.58%) Web Services
4 10 (3.98%) SOAP
5 9 (3.59%) Middleware
6 6 (2.39%) HTML
7 4 (1.59%) MDX
7 4 (1.59%) CSS
7 4 (1.59%) WSDL
7 4 (1.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (1.20%) REST
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.80%) HTML5
9 2 (0.80%) LAMP
9 2 (0.80%) J2EE
10 1 (0.40%) Mustache
10 1 (0.40%) Sass
10 1 (0.40%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.91%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.37%) Mathematics
3 18 (7.17%) Derivative
4 16 (6.37%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.38%) Replication
6 8 (3.19%) Social Media
7 7 (2.79%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.39%) Equities
9 5 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.59%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.59%) Online Gambling
10 4 (1.59%) iPhone
10 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.59%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.20%) Open Source
12 2 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (0.80%) NHS
12 2 (0.80%) iPad
12 2 (0.80%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.15%) Windows
2 25 (9.96%) Linux
3 12 (4.78%) Android
4 11 (4.38%) Windows 8
4 11 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.38%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.38%) Windows XP
4 11 (4.38%) UNIX
4 11 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.38%) Mac OS
4 11 (4.38%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.38%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (31.87%) Test Scripting
3 75 (29.88%) Software Testing
4 63 (25.10%) Automated Testing
5 57 (22.71%) Manual Testing
6 47 (18.73%) Test Automation
7 46 (18.33%) Scrum
8 45 (17.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (17.13%) Test Strategy
10 36 (14.34%) Automation Testing
11 30 (11.95%) Regression Testing
12 28 (11.16%) System Testing
13 27 (10.76%) OO
14 25 (9.96%) Integration Testing
15 24 (9.56%) Web Testing
16 21 (8.37%) E-Commerce
16 21 (8.37%) TDD
17 19 (7.57%) Performance Testing
17 19 (7.57%) V-Model
18 17 (6.77%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 87 (34.66%) SQL
2 54 (21.51%) C#
3 45 (17.93%) Java
4 22 (8.76%) C++
5 18 (7.17%) VB
6 16 (6.37%) T-SQL
7 15 (5.98%) Ruby
8 12 (4.78%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.38%) JavaScript
10 10 (3.98%) Python
11 7 (2.79%) VBScript
12 5 (1.99%) PHP
12 5 (1.99%) Delphi
13 4 (1.59%) Perl
14 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.20%) C
14 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.80%) F#
16 1 (0.40%) VC++
16 1 (0.40%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 96 (38.25%) ISEB
2 81 (32.27%) Degree
3 68 (27.09%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.18%) Oracle
3 8 (3.19%) HP
4 5 (1.99%) Google
5 4 (1.59%) SimCorp
5 4 (1.59%) Wall Street Systems
5 4 (1.59%) Charles River
6 3 (1.20%) VMware
7 2 (0.80%) Telerik
7 2 (0.80%) Cordys
7 2 (0.80%) Apple
7 2 (0.80%) JBoss
7 2 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Panasonic
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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