The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 163 172 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 7 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.027% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.028% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Average salary £33,250 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.47% -33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
QA Test 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
3335 3600 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.12% 96.90% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 2911 2139
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) User Experience
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) ISEB
5 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (28.57%) V-Model
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 1 (14.29%) BDD
7 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 1 (14.29%) Facebook
7 1 (14.29%) Twitter
7 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) Sahi
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (14.29%) Social Media
7 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Sahi
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (14.29%) WATIR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) V-Model
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter