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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
UK / England
Rank 644 645 741
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 183 267 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 165 242 171
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,850
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +16 61 £45,000 +2.27% 10
South East +54 39 £32,500 - 5
East of England +30 26 £35,000 -30.00% 4
North West -11 26 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Yorkshire +10 13 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South West +16 10 £35,000 +16.66% 3
East Midlands +17 5 £36,000 +26.31%
West Midlands -12 2 £41,000 +2.50% 1
North East +4 1 £26,000 -13.33%
QA Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 373 (100.00%) QA
2 227 (60.86%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (52.55%) Selenium
4 157 (42.09%) SQL
5 124 (33.24%) C#
5 124 (33.24%) Test Scripting
6 110 (29.49%) Manual Testing
7 103 (27.61%) Finance
8 96 (25.74%) ISEB
9 94 (25.20%) Automation Testing
10 86 (23.06%) .NET
11 84 (22.52%) Scrum
11 84 (22.52%) JIRA
12 78 (20.91%) Cucumber
13 74 (19.84%) BDD
14 72 (19.30%) Automated Testing
15 71 (19.03%) Regression Testing
16 68 (18.23%) Software Testing
17 66 (17.69%) ISTQB
18 64 (17.16%) Microsoft
19 63 (16.89%) Test Automation
20 62 (16.62%) Team Foundation Server
21 61 (16.35%) WebDriver
22 56 (15.01%) Functional Testing
23 52 (13.94%) User Acceptance Testing
24 47 (12.60%) Java
25 46 (12.33%) SoapUI
25 46 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
25 46 (12.33%) SDLC
26 43 (11.53%) Degree

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 19 (5.09%) Confluence
2 5 (1.34%) SAS
3 4 (1.07%) Jupyter
4 3 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.41%) HTTP
2 8 (2.14%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.95%) MySQL
4 7 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 196 (52.55%) Selenium
2 84 (22.52%) JIRA
3 78 (20.91%) Cucumber
4 62 (16.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (16.35%) WebDriver
6 46 (12.33%) SoapUI
7 34 (9.12%) HP UFT
7 34 (9.12%) SpecFlow
8 32 (8.58%) Jenkins
9 26 (6.97%) Visual Studio
10 16 (4.29%) JMeter
11 15 (4.02%) MSTest
12 13 (3.49%) Fiddler
12 13 (3.49%) Git (software)
13 11 (2.95%) Appium
14 9 (2.41%) Calabash
14 9 (2.41%) Capybara
15 8 (2.14%) CircleCI
16 7 (1.88%) JUnit
16 7 (1.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 103 (27.61%) Finance
2 12 (3.22%) Games
3 11 (2.95%) Banking
3 11 (2.95%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.68%) Marketing
4 10 (2.68%) Retail
5 9 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.14%) Electronics
7 6 (1.61%) Publishing
8 4 (1.07%) Advertising
9 3 (0.80%) Back Office
9 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Law
10 2 (0.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (23.06%) .NET
2 28 (7.51%) HTML
2 28 (7.51%) XML
3 19 (5.09%) Gherkin
3 19 (5.09%) Web Services
4 17 (4.56%) CSS
5 11 (2.95%) REST
6 9 (2.41%) JSON
7 6 (1.61%) Behat
7 6 (1.61%) HTML5
8 5 (1.34%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.07%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.07%) Node.js
9 4 (1.07%) Pandas
9 4 (1.07%) React
9 4 (1.07%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (1.07%) SOAP
10 3 (0.80%) Swagger
11 2 (0.54%) NumPy
11 2 (0.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.70%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.22%) Driving Licence
4 12 (3.22%) iPad
5 8 (2.14%) Contract for Difference
6 7 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.34%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.34%) User Experience
8 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.54%) e-Health
10 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.54%) VLE
11 1 (0.27%) Derivative
11 1 (0.27%) FMCG
11 1 (0.27%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.19%) Windows
2 28 (7.51%) Linux
2 28 (7.51%) Unix
3 20 (5.36%) Android
4 19 (5.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (60.86%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (33.24%) Test Scripting
3 110 (29.49%) Manual Testing
4 94 (25.20%) Automation Testing
5 84 (22.52%) Scrum
6 74 (19.84%) BDD
7 72 (19.30%) Automated Testing
8 71 (19.03%) Regression Testing
9 68 (18.23%) Software Testing
10 63 (16.89%) Test Automation
11 56 (15.01%) Functional Testing
12 52 (13.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 46 (12.33%) SDLC
14 40 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (10.19%) Performance Testing
16 36 (9.65%) TDD
17 27 (7.24%) System Testing
18 26 (6.97%) Waterfall
19 25 (6.70%) E-Commerce
19 25 (6.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (42.09%) SQL
2 124 (33.24%) C#
3 47 (12.60%) Java
4 28 (7.51%) Python
5 22 (5.90%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.49%) Ruby
7 11 (2.95%) PHP
7 11 (2.95%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.34%) R
10 4 (1.07%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.80%) C++
11 3 (0.80%) VB
12 2 (0.54%) Perl
13 1 (0.27%) Go
13 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (25.74%) ISEB
2 66 (17.69%) ISTQB
3 43 (11.53%) Degree
4 13 (3.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 373 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) SDET
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.07%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.07%) Rancher
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.22%) Oracle
3 8 (2.14%) SAP
4 7 (1.88%) SOASTA, Inc
5 6 (1.61%) HP
6 4 (1.07%) Apple
6 4 (1.07%) BEA
7 1 (0.27%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.27%) OpenText
7 1 (0.27%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Matched Pension, Performance Related Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Performance Related Bonuses
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caxton FX
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago