The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 52 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.59% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.36% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
QA Test 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
331 275 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.35% 95.16% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 266 206 284
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Ipswich

QA Test Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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