The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 174 142 126
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 10 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.35% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.37% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 27
Average salary £35,750 £31,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.49% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 5 (45.45%) WSDL
5 5 (45.45%) XSD
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) DSDM
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
6 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
6 4 (36.36%) User Stories
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (36.36%) Test Management
6 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 4 (36.36%) Marketing
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) FitNesse
6 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Fault Management
8 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) FitNesse
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) XSD
3 5 (45.45%) WSDL
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) DSDM
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Fault Management
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) V-Model
6 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago