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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 160 169 164
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 21 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.54% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.55% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 12
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 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
3234 3431 3178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.03% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2707 2786 2453
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 £25,500 £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 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 8 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) QA
2 23 (76.67%) Selenium
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) Test Scripting
5 18 (60.00%) SQL
6 16 (53.33%) .NET
7 14 (46.67%) SoapUI
8 13 (43.33%) ISEB
9 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) Scrum
10 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (36.67%) WebDriver
11 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
12 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (30.00%) BDD
12 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
12 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
12 9 (30.00%) Defect Management
13 8 (26.67%) Functional Testing
13 8 (26.67%) Degree
13 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
14 7 (23.33%) Workflow
14 7 (23.33%) C#
14 7 (23.33%) Java
14 7 (23.33%) SOAP
14 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
14 7 (23.33%) JIRA
14 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
14 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Selenium
2 14 (46.67%) SoapUI
3 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (36.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
4 7 (23.33%) SpecFlow
5 3 (10.00%) JMeter
6 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.67%) Gerrit
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 9 (30.00%) BDD
4 9 (30.00%) Defect Management
4 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Functional Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (23.33%) QA Automation
6 7 (23.33%) Workflow
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.67%) API Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) ISEB
2 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) HND
5 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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