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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 638 655 736
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 260 298 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 207 285 206
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 138 £50,000 +14.28% 18
South East +37 49 £35,000 +16.66% 4
East of England +36 27 £35,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands +3 16 £33,750 +3.84% 4
North West +20 10 £35,000 -
South West 0 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
East Midlands +3 6 £22,912 -23.62% 3
Yorkshire +6 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
QA Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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.

1 486 (100.00%) QA
2 269 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (50.82%) Selenium
4 178 (36.63%) SQL
5 150 (30.86%) Java
6 148 (30.45%) Manual Testing
7 143 (29.42%) C#
8 139 (28.60%) ISEB
9 123 (25.31%) Automated Testing
9 123 (25.31%) Automation Testing
10 118 (24.28%) ISTQB
11 116 (23.87%) Software Testing
11 116 (23.87%) Test Scripting
12 110 (22.63%) Scrum
13 109 (22.43%) Microsoft
14 106 (21.81%) Finance
15 104 (21.40%) Regression Testing
16 92 (18.93%) Test Automation
17 90 (18.52%) JIRA
18 88 (18.11%) .NET
19 87 (17.90%) BDD
20 82 (16.87%) Functional Testing
21 79 (16.26%) Cucumber
22 75 (15.43%) WebDriver
23 73 (15.02%) SoapUI
24 70 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
25 67 (13.79%) Degree
26 62 (12.76%) JMeter
27 56 (11.52%) Ruby
27 56 (11.52%) Test Strategy

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 16 (3.29%) Confluence
2 3 (0.62%) CMS
2 3 (0.62%) Drupal
2 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
3 2 (0.41%) IIS
3 2 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.67%) VoIP
2 10 (2.06%) HTTP
3 7 (1.44%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.03%) Internet
5 1 (0.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.17%) MySQL
3 14 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.44%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.03%) Big Data
7 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.41%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 247 (50.82%) Selenium
2 90 (18.52%) JIRA
3 79 (16.26%) Cucumber
4 75 (15.43%) WebDriver
5 73 (15.02%) SoapUI
6 70 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 62 (12.76%) JMeter
8 42 (8.64%) Jenkins
9 38 (7.82%) SpecFlow
10 36 (7.41%) Git (software)
11 35 (7.20%) Appium
11 35 (7.20%) LoadRunner
12 22 (4.53%) HP UFT
12 22 (4.53%) JUnit
13 21 (4.32%) Mercurial
14 20 (4.12%) FitNesse
15 18 (3.70%) NeoLoad
16 17 (3.50%) WATIR
17 16 (3.29%) Gerrit
18 13 (2.67%) Fiddler
General
1 106 (21.81%) Finance
2 29 (5.97%) Games
3 27 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.47%) Marketing
5 9 (1.85%) Banking
6 8 (1.65%) Electronics
6 8 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.23%) Law
8 5 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.03%) Retail
9 4 (0.82%) Back Office
9 4 (0.82%) Front Office
10 3 (0.62%) Advertising
10 3 (0.62%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (18.11%) .NET
2 40 (8.23%) SOAP
3 39 (8.02%) XML
4 32 (6.58%) HTML
4 32 (6.58%) Web Services
5 26 (5.35%) REST
6 24 (4.94%) CSS
7 16 (3.29%) Gherkin
8 12 (2.47%) RESTful
9 11 (2.26%) HTML5
10 10 (2.06%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.85%) JSON
12 8 (1.65%) jQuery
12 8 (1.65%) XHTML
13 7 (1.44%) J2EE
14 5 (1.03%) React
15 4 (0.82%) AngularJS
15 4 (0.82%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (0.62%) Spring
17 2 (0.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 32 (6.58%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.67%) Online Games
4 12 (2.47%) iPad
4 12 (2.47%) User Experience
5 8 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.44%) Fintech
6 7 (1.44%) Spread Betting
7 6 (1.23%) Contract for Difference
7 6 (1.23%) Wiki
8 5 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.82%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.62%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.62%) Replication
10 3 (0.62%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.32%) Unix
2 53 (10.91%) Windows
3 50 (10.29%) Linux
4 13 (2.67%) Android
4 13 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.85%) Kali Linux
6 9 (1.85%) Solaris
7 7 (1.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (30.45%) Manual Testing
3 123 (25.31%) Automated Testing
3 123 (25.31%) Automation Testing
4 116 (23.87%) Software Testing
4 116 (23.87%) Test Scripting
5 110 (22.63%) Scrum
6 104 (21.40%) Regression Testing
7 92 (18.93%) Test Automation
8 87 (17.90%) BDD
9 82 (16.87%) Functional Testing
10 56 (11.52%) Test Strategy
11 53 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 44 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (8.23%) Non-Functional Testing
14 39 (8.02%) Performance Testing
15 37 (7.61%) SDLC
16 36 (7.41%) TDD
17 35 (7.20%) Defect Management
18 33 (6.79%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 178 (36.63%) SQL
2 150 (30.86%) Java
3 143 (29.42%) C#
4 56 (11.52%) Ruby
5 44 (9.05%) JavaScript
6 33 (6.79%) Python
7 22 (4.53%) Shell Script
8 18 (3.70%) Perl
9 13 (2.67%) C++
10 11 (2.26%) C
11 10 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.06%) VB
12 9 (1.85%) PHP
12 9 (1.85%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.65%) VBScript
14 4 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.41%) Fortran
15 2 (0.41%) Groovy
15 2 (0.41%) R
16 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 139 (28.60%) ISEB
2 118 (24.28%) ISTQB
3 67 (13.79%) Degree
4 25 (5.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 486 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (2.47%) SDET
3 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.23%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 109 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.17%) HP
3 17 (3.50%) Oracle
4 9 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 8 (1.65%) SAP
6 6 (1.23%) CA
7 4 (0.82%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.82%) IBM
7 4 (0.82%) VMware
8 3 (0.62%) Rally
8 3 (0.62%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.41%) Apple
10 1 (0.21%) ATG
10 1 (0.21%) Endeca
10 1 (0.21%) Green Hat
10 1 (0.21%) hybris
10 1 (0.21%) Sybase
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