The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 163 161 162
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 23 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.60% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
QA Analyst
West Yorkshire

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
3240 3360 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.34% 97.99% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 2726 2456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Leeds

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (100.00%) QA
2 26 (72.22%) Selenium
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (66.67%) Test Scripting
5 23 (63.89%) SQL
6 17 (47.22%) .NET
7 15 (41.67%) ISEB
8 14 (38.89%) SoapUI
9 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 12 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (33.33%) Scrum
9 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
10 11 (30.56%) WebDriver
11 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
12 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
12 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (25.00%) BDD
12 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
12 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
12 9 (25.00%) Defect Management
13 8 (22.22%) JIRA
13 8 (22.22%) Degree
13 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
14 7 (19.44%) Workflow
14 7 (19.44%) C#
14 7 (19.44%) Java
14 7 (19.44%) SOAP
14 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
14 7 (19.44%) Computer Science

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Selenium
2 14 (38.89%) SoapUI
3 12 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (30.56%) WebDriver
5 8 (22.22%) JIRA
6 7 (19.44%) SpecFlow
7 3 (8.33%) DbUnit
7 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
7 3 (8.33%) JMeter
7 3 (8.33%) JUnit
8 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.56%) Gerrit
8 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) AS400
3 3 (8.33%) iSeries
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 9 (25.00%) BDD
4 9 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
6 7 (19.44%) QA Automation
6 7 (19.44%) Workflow
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.11%) Test Management
8 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) ISEB
2 10 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 8 (22.22%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) HND
5 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Telerik
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
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