The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 203 185 186
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.050% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +109.30%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.69%
QA Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3810 3756 3980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.47% 95.21% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 3219 3411
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Hampshire

QA Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) jMock
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) jMock
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft