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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 162 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 3 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
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
2691 3395 3616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.32% 97.36% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2686 2877
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (88.89%) Selenium
4 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 23 (85.19%) SoapUI
5 22 (81.48%) .NET
6 15 (55.56%) Test Scripting
7 12 (44.44%) Manual Testing
7 12 (44.44%) WebDriver
7 12 (44.44%) Test Strategy
7 12 (44.44%) BDD
7 12 (44.44%) Automation Testing
7 12 (44.44%) Scrum
7 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
7 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 12 (44.44%) ISEB
8 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (33.33%) SpecFlow
9 9 (33.33%) C#
9 9 (33.33%) SOAP
10 4 (14.81%) JIRA
10 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
11 3 (11.11%) API Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
11 3 (11.11%) QA Automation
11 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
11 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
11 3 (11.11%) OWASP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Selenium
2 23 (85.19%) SoapUI
3 12 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (33.33%) SpecFlow
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 3 (11.11%) Gerrit
7 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 3 (11.11%) JMeter
7 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 12 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 12 (44.44%) BDD
3 12 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.11%) API Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 3 (11.11%) OWASP
5 3 (11.11%) QA Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Process Management
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) ISEB
1 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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