The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 65 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.39% 1.45% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.49% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
QA Analyst
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 739 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.92% 97.11% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 572 639 704
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Guildford region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Guildford

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited QA 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (72.22%) Automation Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) SWIFT
8 4 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (16.67%) HTML5
9 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
10 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Selenium
11 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (5.56%) JIRA
11 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
11 1 (5.56%) Scrum
11 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited QA 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) JProfiler
3 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
3 1 (5.56%) Sahi
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
3 4 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) SWIFT
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Automation Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP