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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 683 705 653
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 230 242 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 211 229 293
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
93269 99958 106773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.55% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79182 82396 87200
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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 +34 94 £45,000 - 15
South East +30 47 £35,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire -10 28 £37,500 +15.38% 2
West Midlands -11 22 £35,000 - 2
East of England -2 20 £37,500 - 3
North West +22 10 £37,500 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +10 5 - -
South West -2 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
North East +4 1 £27,500 +17.02%
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 494 (100.00%) QA
2 241 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (46.36%) Selenium
4 169 (34.21%) SQL
5 168 (34.01%) Manual Testing
6 139 (28.14%) Test Scripting
7 128 (25.91%) Java
8 124 (25.10%) ISEB
9 116 (23.48%) Software Testing
10 112 (22.67%) ISTQB
11 110 (22.27%) C#
12 105 (21.26%) JIRA
13 104 (21.05%) Test Automation
14 103 (20.85%) Automated Testing
15 100 (20.24%) Automation Testing
16 96 (19.43%) WebDriver
17 91 (18.42%) Functional Testing
17 91 (18.42%) Microsoft
18 89 (18.02%) Finance
19 85 (17.21%) BDD
20 84 (17.00%) Scrum
20 84 (17.00%) .NET
21 73 (14.78%) User Acceptance Testing
22 72 (14.57%) Regression Testing
23 69 (13.97%) Degree
24 68 (13.77%) Test Strategy
25 65 (13.16%) Cucumber
26 63 (12.75%) Ruby
27 60 (12.15%) SDLC
28 59 (11.94%) SoapUI

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (2.02%) ColdFusion
2 7 (1.42%) Confluence
3 5 (1.01%) Drupal
3 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.61%) CMS
5 2 (0.40%) IIS
5 2 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.20%) Node.js
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.63%) SaaS
2 6 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.02%) Internet
1 10 (2.02%) VoIP
2 2 (0.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.66%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (1.62%) MySQL
4 6 (1.21%) Big Data
4 6 (1.21%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.40%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 229 (46.36%) Selenium
2 105 (21.26%) JIRA
3 96 (19.43%) WebDriver
4 65 (13.16%) Cucumber
5 59 (11.94%) SoapUI
6 57 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 43 (8.70%) JMeter
8 40 (8.10%) Jenkins
9 38 (7.69%) Appium
10 35 (7.09%) Git (software)
10 35 (7.09%) SpecFlow
11 26 (5.26%) WATIR
12 23 (4.66%) Mercurial
13 21 (4.25%) JUnit
14 17 (3.44%) Gerrit
15 16 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (3.04%) HP UFT
17 14 (2.83%) Hudson
18 12 (2.43%) FitNesse
19 10 (2.02%) Ant
General
1 89 (18.02%) Finance
2 29 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.25%) Law
4 19 (3.85%) Games
5 10 (2.02%) Marketing
5 10 (2.02%) Retail
6 9 (1.82%) Banking
6 9 (1.82%) Electronics
7 8 (1.62%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.81%) Advertising
10 4 (0.81%) Back Office
11 3 (0.61%) Billing
11 3 (0.61%) Front Office
11 3 (0.61%) Legal
12 2 (0.40%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.00%) .NET
2 40 (8.10%) Web Services
3 33 (6.68%) SOAP
4 29 (5.87%) XML
5 28 (5.67%) Gherkin
6 24 (4.86%) HTML
7 20 (4.05%) REST
8 19 (3.85%) CSS
9 14 (2.83%) RESTful
10 13 (2.63%) HTML5
11 10 (2.02%) J2EE
11 10 (2.02%) JSON
12 6 (1.21%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.21%) jQuery
12 6 (1.21%) XHTML
13 5 (1.01%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.01%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (1.01%) React
14 4 (0.81%) Flash
15 3 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.48%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.24%) iPad
5 13 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.42%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.21%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.21%) Derivative
7 6 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.21%) Replication
7 6 (1.21%) User Experience
8 5 (1.01%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.01%) Wiki
9 4 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.81%) Fintech
10 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.11%) Linux
1 45 (9.11%) Unix
2 37 (7.49%) Windows
3 11 (2.23%) Android
3 11 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.82%) Solaris
5 8 (1.62%) Kali Linux
6 7 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (34.01%) Manual Testing
3 139 (28.14%) Test Scripting
4 116 (23.48%) Software Testing
5 104 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 103 (20.85%) Automated Testing
7 100 (20.24%) Automation Testing
8 91 (18.42%) Functional Testing
9 85 (17.21%) BDD
10 84 (17.00%) Scrum
11 73 (14.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 72 (14.57%) Regression Testing
13 68 (13.77%) Test Strategy
14 60 (12.15%) SDLC
15 54 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (9.72%) E-Commerce
17 40 (8.10%) Defect Management
18 39 (7.89%) TDD
19 35 (7.09%) QA Automation
20 31 (6.28%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (34.21%) SQL
2 128 (25.91%) Java
3 110 (22.27%) C#
4 63 (12.75%) Ruby
5 35 (7.09%) Python
6 29 (5.87%) JavaScript
7 19 (3.85%) Perl
8 15 (3.04%) C++
8 15 (3.04%) PHP
9 13 (2.63%) C
10 11 (2.23%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.82%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.62%) Groovy
13 4 (0.81%) VBScript
14 3 (0.61%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.40%) R
15 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.20%) F#
Qualifications
1 124 (25.10%) ISEB
2 112 (22.67%) ISTQB
3 69 (13.97%) Degree
4 40 (8.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.01%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 494 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) SDET
3 3 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (4.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 91 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.68%) HP
3 12 (2.43%) Oracle
4 9 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.21%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.21%) SAP
6 5 (1.01%) Telerik
7 4 (0.81%) Apple
8 3 (0.61%) IBM
8 3 (0.61%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.40%) iManage
9 2 (0.40%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.40%) VMware
10 1 (0.20%) Google
10 1 (0.20%) Splunk
10 1 (0.20%) Sybase
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