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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 770 735 734
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 93 122 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 81 111 132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 52 £45,000 +3.59% 7
South East -26 14 £40,000 - 3
East of England +6 10 £35,000 -30.00% 4
North West -11 7 £30,000 -6.25%
Yorkshire +7 6 £32,500 -4.41% 3
North East -13 3 £26,750 -40.55%
South West -22 2 £24,500 -49.74% 1
QA Test Analyst
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QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 180 (100.00%) QA
2 98 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (45.56%) SQL
4 81 (45.00%) Selenium
5 63 (35.00%) Automated Testing
6 60 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 56 (31.11%) Finance
8 54 (30.00%) ISEB
9 48 (26.67%) Test Scripting
10 47 (26.11%) WebDriver
11 46 (25.56%) Test Automation
12 41 (22.78%) ISTQB
13 39 (21.67%) JIRA
14 38 (21.11%) .NET
15 37 (20.56%) C#
15 37 (20.56%) TDD
16 36 (20.00%) Java
16 36 (20.00%) Degree
17 34 (18.89%) BDD
18 33 (18.33%) Software Testing
19 31 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
19 31 (17.22%) Automation Testing
20 28 (15.56%) Cucumber
21 23 (12.78%) Scrum
21 23 (12.78%) Regression Testing
22 22 (12.22%) Windows
22 22 (12.22%) Microsoft
22 22 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
22 22 (12.22%) Computer Science
23 20 (11.11%) Visual Studio

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (2.78%) Confluence
2 4 (2.22%) IIS
3 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.56%) JBoss
4 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.78%) MS Office
3 4 (2.22%) Mingle
4 1 (0.56%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.11%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.11%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.56%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.56%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.78%) SaaS
2 3 (1.67%) Trello
3 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.11%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) 3G
3 1 (0.56%) Wireless
3 1 (0.56%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.56%) 2G
3 1 (0.56%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.56%) GPRS
3 1 (0.56%) GSM
3 1 (0.56%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.56%) UMTS
3 1 (0.56%) WCDMA
3 1 (0.56%) NAS
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.78%) MySQL
5 5 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.67%) Pentaho
7 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.11%) QlikView
9 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 81 (45.00%) Selenium
2 47 (26.11%) WebDriver
3 39 (21.67%) JIRA
4 28 (15.56%) Cucumber
5 20 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 19 (10.56%) Git (software)
7 14 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (7.22%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (6.11%) Jenkins
10 9 (5.00%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.89%) SpecFlow
12 6 (3.33%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.33%) JMeter
12 6 (3.33%) Bugzilla
12 6 (3.33%) JUnit
12 6 (3.33%) Subversion
13 5 (2.78%) eggPlant
14 4 (2.22%) NUnit
14 4 (2.22%) LoadRunner
14 4 (2.22%) WATIR
General
1 56 (31.11%) Finance
2 8 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.33%) Marketing
3 6 (3.33%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) Retail
5 3 (1.67%) Legal
5 3 (1.67%) Advertising
5 3 (1.67%) Games
6 2 (1.11%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.11%) .NET
2 17 (9.44%) XML
3 12 (6.67%) SOAP
4 10 (5.56%) Web Services
5 7 (3.89%) HTML
6 6 (3.33%) Middleware
6 6 (3.33%) JSON
7 4 (2.22%) REST
7 4 (2.22%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.67%) XSLT
8 3 (1.67%) CSS
9 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.11%) HTML5
10 1 (0.56%) AppFabric
10 1 (0.56%) Java EE
10 1 (0.56%) Sass
10 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.44%) Open Source
4 6 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.22%) User Experience
5 4 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.11%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.11%) Physics
6 2 (1.11%) Wiki
6 2 (1.11%) NHS
6 2 (1.11%) Derivative
6 2 (1.11%) Statistics
6 2 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.11%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.22%) Windows
2 14 (7.78%) Linux
3 2 (1.11%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.11%) UNIX
3 2 (1.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.56%) Debian
4 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 60 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 48 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 46 (25.56%) Test Automation
6 37 (20.56%) TDD
7 34 (18.89%) BDD
8 33 (18.33%) Software Testing
9 31 (17.22%) Automation Testing
9 31 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (12.78%) Scrum
10 23 (12.78%) Regression Testing
11 22 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (9.44%) E-Commerce
13 16 (8.89%) Multithreading
14 13 (7.22%) System Testing
14 13 (7.22%) OO
14 13 (7.22%) Performance Testing
15 12 (6.67%) Integration Testing
15 12 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 82 (45.56%) SQL
2 37 (20.56%) C#
3 36 (20.00%) Java
4 16 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.11%) Ruby
6 10 (5.56%) Python
7 6 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.78%) PHP
8 5 (2.78%) C++
9 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.56%) VBA
11 1 (0.56%) VC++
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.56%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (30.00%) ISEB
2 41 (22.78%) ISTQB
3 36 (20.00%) Degree
4 13 (7.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.22%) VCP4
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (3.89%) GAAP
3 2 (1.11%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.44%) Oracle
3 7 (3.89%) HP
4 3 (1.67%) Informatica
4 3 (1.67%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.56%) VMware
5 1 (0.56%) Telerik
5 1 (0.56%) Apple
5 1 (0.56%) IBM
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe
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