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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 123 132 139
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 14 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.66% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 11
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-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
2075 2102 2331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.69% 97.36% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1776 1925
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Watford +8 13 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Harpenden - 1 - -
QA Analyst
East of England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Selenium
4 13 (72.22%) Java
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) HP UFT
5 12 (66.67%) Unix
5 12 (66.67%) Finance
5 12 (66.67%) Scrum
5 12 (66.67%) Functional Testing
5 12 (66.67%) Automation Testing
5 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (61.11%) C#
6 11 (61.11%) Linux
6 11 (61.11%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB
8 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (11.11%) WATIR
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (11.11%) Windows
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 12 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 2 (11.11%) JMeter
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) WATIR
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Unix
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago