The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 153 157 165
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 4 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.71% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.74% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 24
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2508 3237 3593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.78% 96.34% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2189 2683 2900
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Leeds region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (65.22%) Selenium
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) WebDriver
6 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (34.78%) SoapUI
6 8 (34.78%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow
7 7 (30.43%) BDD
8 6 (26.09%) ISEB
9 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
10 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
10 4 (17.39%) V-Model
10 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
10 4 (17.39%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) Business Development
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
11 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
12 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (8.70%) NumPy
12 2 (8.70%) Web Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Selenium
2 9 (39.13%) WebDriver
3 8 (34.78%) SoapUI
3 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) NumPy
2 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) BDD
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Business Development
4 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
4 4 (17.39%) V-Model
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.70%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago