The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 55 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.35% - 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £23,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
QA Analyst
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
432 303 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.30% 97.43% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 379 244 208
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Ipswich

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Ipswich

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Capybara
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) RSpec
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP