The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 122 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 16 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.44% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1982 2028 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.06% 97.73% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1734 1599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,980
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,625 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Watford - 11 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £32,500 - 1
Harpenden - 2 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
East of England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, QA 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 Hertfordshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (90.48%) Selenium
3 18 (85.71%) SQL
4 17 (80.95%) Scrum
5 15 (71.43%) Java
6 14 (66.67%) Unix
6 14 (66.67%) HP UFT
6 14 (66.67%) Finance
6 14 (66.67%) Functional Testing
6 14 (66.67%) Automation Testing
6 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (61.90%) C#
7 13 (61.90%) Linux
7 13 (61.90%) Python
8 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) ISEB
9 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 2 (9.52%) SaaS
10 1 (4.76%) hybris
10 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
10 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Selenium
2 14 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) WATIR
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) Scrum
3 14 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) hybris
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago