The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 148 - 148
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £34,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 - £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 - £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.94%
QA Analyst
East of England

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
2200 2410 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.95% 96.13% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1938 2051
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £21,500 -
Royston - 1 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
East of England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) iPad
5 2 (25.00%) TestLink
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (25.00%) TestLink
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Spread Betting
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft