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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 701 637 749
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +112
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 162 301 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 146 267 186
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -47 54 £42,500 -5.55% 13
South East +66 35 £32,500 - 3
Yorkshire +19 20 £30,000 -14.28% 1
North West -31 20 £30,500 -10.29% 1
East of England -3 14 £35,000 -30.00% 5
South West +12 10 £37,250 +24.16% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £30,000 +2.12%
West Midlands -19 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
QA Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 387 (100.00%) QA
2 234 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (51.94%) Selenium
4 159 (41.09%) SQL
5 129 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 122 (31.52%) C#
7 116 (29.97%) Manual Testing
8 108 (27.91%) ISEB
9 101 (26.10%) Finance
10 95 (24.55%) Scrum
11 91 (23.51%) Automation Testing
12 90 (23.26%) JIRA
13 85 (21.96%) .NET
14 80 (20.67%) Cucumber
15 77 (19.90%) Java
15 77 (19.90%) Automated Testing
16 73 (18.86%) Microsoft
17 72 (18.60%) BDD
18 71 (18.35%) Software Testing
19 69 (17.83%) Regression Testing
20 66 (17.05%) Test Automation
21 65 (16.80%) Team Foundation Server
21 65 (16.80%) ISTQB
22 63 (16.28%) WebDriver
23 59 (15.25%) Functional Testing
24 50 (12.92%) SoapUI
25 45 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
26 42 (10.85%) Degree
27 41 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
28 38 (9.82%) Continuous Integration

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 (4.91%) Confluence
2 7 (1.81%) SAS
3 4 (1.03%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.26%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.62%) HTTP
2 12 (3.10%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.91%) MySQL
3 17 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 201 (51.94%) Selenium
2 90 (23.26%) JIRA
3 80 (20.67%) Cucumber
4 65 (16.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (16.28%) WebDriver
6 50 (12.92%) SoapUI
7 34 (8.79%) SpecFlow
8 31 (8.01%) Jenkins
9 30 (7.75%) HP UFT
10 22 (5.68%) JMeter
11 21 (5.43%) Visual Studio
12 20 (5.17%) LoadRunner
13 15 (3.88%) Appium
13 15 (3.88%) Fiddler
13 15 (3.88%) MSTest
14 12 (3.10%) Git (software)
15 11 (2.84%) JUnit
16 9 (2.33%) Calabash
16 9 (2.33%) FitNesse
17 8 (2.07%) Capybara
General
1 101 (26.10%) Finance
2 14 (3.62%) Games
3 12 (3.10%) Retail
4 11 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.84%) Marketing
5 10 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.07%) Electronics
7 5 (1.29%) Banking
8 4 (1.03%) Advertising
8 4 (1.03%) Back Office
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.78%) Local Government
10 2 (0.52%) Law
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (21.96%) .NET
2 30 (7.75%) XML
3 26 (6.72%) HTML
4 25 (6.46%) Web Services
5 18 (4.65%) REST
6 16 (4.13%) Gherkin
7 15 (3.88%) CSS
8 9 (2.33%) SOAP
9 8 (2.07%) JSON
10 6 (1.55%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.55%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.55%) HTML5
11 4 (1.03%) Node.js
11 4 (1.03%) Pandas
11 4 (1.03%) React
11 4 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (1.03%) Swagger
12 1 (0.26%) Ajax
12 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.26%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.01%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.62%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.10%) Contract for Difference
6 8 (2.07%) iPad
7 7 (1.81%) User Experience
8 6 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.29%) Online Games
10 4 (1.03%) VLE
11 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.78%) Fintech
11 3 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.78%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.52%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.52%) e-Health
12 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.52%) Wiki
13 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.53%) Windows
2 28 (7.24%) Unix
3 23 (5.94%) Linux
4 22 (5.68%) Android
5 21 (5.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 116 (29.97%) Manual Testing
4 95 (24.55%) Scrum
5 91 (23.51%) Automation Testing
6 77 (19.90%) Automated Testing
7 72 (18.60%) BDD
8 71 (18.35%) Software Testing
9 69 (17.83%) Regression Testing
10 66 (17.05%) Test Automation
11 59 (15.25%) Functional Testing
12 45 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 38 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (9.82%) SDLC
14 36 (9.30%) TDD
15 33 (8.53%) Performance Testing
16 27 (6.98%) Waterfall
17 26 (6.72%) Non-Functional Testing
17 26 (6.72%) System Testing
18 25 (6.46%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (41.09%) SQL
2 122 (31.52%) C#
3 77 (19.90%) Java
4 23 (5.94%) JavaScript
5 22 (5.68%) Python
6 20 (5.17%) Ruby
7 13 (3.36%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.07%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.81%) R
10 6 (1.55%) Perl
10 6 (1.55%) VB
10 6 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.29%) C++
11 5 (1.29%) PHP
12 4 (1.03%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (27.91%) ISEB
2 65 (16.80%) ISTQB
3 42 (10.85%) Degree
4 8 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 387 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (2.33%) SDET
3 3 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.03%) Rancher
Vendors
1 73 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.65%) Oracle
3 10 (2.58%) HP
4 8 (2.07%) SAP
5 5 (1.29%) SOASTA, Inc
6 4 (1.03%) Apple
7 2 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.26%) OpenText
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