The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 54 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.08% 1.70% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.72% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.24%
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
359 465 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.29% 98.94% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 334 405 253
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, QA Test 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 Ipswich region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Online Games
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Calabash
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) French Language
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Calabash
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA