The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 139 - 161
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Average salary £30,000 - £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 - £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
QA Test 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
2253 1874 2966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.47% 95.51% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 1533 2415
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 £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
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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
Stevenage - 3 £30,000 -
Watford - 3 £40,000 -
QA Test Analyst
East of England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) RiskWrite
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) RiskWrite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware