The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 498 462 457
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 120 153 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 140 167
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,950 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.93%
QA Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in London

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in London

QA Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 34 £45,000 - 6
Sidcup -8 3 £41,750 -0.29%
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 262 (100.00%) QA
2 137 (52.29%) Selenium
3 123 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (41.22%) Finance
5 86 (32.82%) Automated Testing
6 75 (28.63%) SQL
7 67 (25.57%) C#
7 67 (25.57%) Java
8 66 (25.19%) Test Scripting
9 62 (23.66%) BDD
10 61 (23.28%) Automation Testing
11 60 (22.90%) Test Automation
12 54 (20.61%) WebDriver
13 53 (20.23%) Web Services
13 53 (20.23%) ISEB
14 50 (19.08%) Manual Testing
15 49 (18.70%) Cucumber
16 47 (17.94%) Visual Studio
17 46 (17.56%) TDD
18 45 (17.18%) Windows
19 44 (16.79%) Degree
20 40 (15.27%) .NET
21 38 (14.50%) Test Strategy
22 37 (14.12%) JIRA
23 35 (13.36%) FitNesse
24 34 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
25 33 (12.60%) Regression Testing
26 32 (12.21%) ISTQB
27 30 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
27 30 (11.45%) Microsoft

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (1.15%) Confluence
1 3 (1.15%) Drupal
2 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.38%) WordPress
3 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.20%) HTTP
2 7 (2.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) NAS
3 1 (0.38%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.38%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.38%) 2G
3 1 (0.38%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) 3G
3 1 (0.38%) GPRS
3 1 (0.38%) GSM
3 1 (0.38%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.38%) UMTS
3 1 (0.38%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.29%) Big Data
6 5 (1.91%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.53%) MySQL
8 3 (1.15%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.76%) QlikView
10 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.38%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.38%) OLAP
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 137 (52.29%) Selenium
2 54 (20.61%) WebDriver
3 49 (18.70%) Cucumber
4 47 (17.94%) Visual Studio
5 37 (14.12%) JIRA
6 35 (13.36%) FitNesse
7 34 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (11.07%) Git (software)
9 23 (8.78%) Behat
10 17 (6.49%) Jenkins
11 14 (5.34%) SpecFlow
12 12 (4.58%) QuickTest Pro
12 12 (4.58%) InstallShield
13 8 (3.05%) Capybara
13 8 (3.05%) NUnit
14 7 (2.67%) TestComplete
14 7 (2.67%) WATIR
15 6 (2.29%) WinRunner
15 6 (2.29%) Jasmine
15 6 (2.29%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 108 (41.22%) Finance
2 6 (2.29%) Back Office
2 6 (2.29%) Law
2 6 (2.29%) Banking
2 6 (2.29%) Games
3 5 (1.91%) Marketing
4 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.15%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.15%) Front Office
5 3 (1.15%) Legal
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.23%) Web Services
2 40 (15.27%) .NET
3 22 (8.40%) Gherkin
4 20 (7.63%) XML
5 7 (2.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.29%) LAMP
6 6 (2.29%) RESTful
7 5 (1.91%) HTML
8 4 (1.53%) JSON
9 3 (1.15%) SOAP
10 2 (0.76%) COM
10 2 (0.76%) CSS
10 2 (0.76%) Zend Framework
10 2 (0.76%) REST
11 1 (0.38%) AppFabric
11 1 (0.38%) CSS3
11 1 (0.38%) Visualforce
11 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.38%) HTML5
11 1 (0.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.25%) Open Source
3 18 (6.87%) Client/Server
3 18 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.34%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.96%) Derivative
6 11 (4.20%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.82%) iPad
8 9 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (3.05%) Equities
10 7 (2.67%) Social Media
10 7 (2.67%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.91%) iPhone
11 5 (1.91%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.76%) Streaming Video
14 2 (0.76%) Social Network
14 2 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.18%) Windows
2 28 (10.69%) UNIX
3 26 (9.92%) Linux
4 13 (4.96%) Android
5 12 (4.58%) Solaris
6 11 (4.20%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (32.82%) Automated Testing
3 66 (25.19%) Test Scripting
4 62 (23.66%) BDD
5 61 (23.28%) Automation Testing
6 60 (22.90%) Test Automation
7 50 (19.08%) Manual Testing
8 46 (17.56%) TDD
9 38 (14.50%) Test Strategy
10 33 (12.60%) Regression Testing
11 30 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (11.07%) Scrum
13 28 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (8.78%) Analytics
15 20 (7.63%) Software Testing
16 18 (6.87%) Multithreading
17 16 (6.11%) Integration Testing
18 15 (5.73%) E-Commerce
19 14 (5.34%) Time Management
20 12 (4.58%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 75 (28.63%) SQL
2 67 (25.57%) C#
2 67 (25.57%) Java
3 25 (9.54%) Python
4 16 (6.11%) Groovy
5 15 (5.73%) Ruby
6 14 (5.34%) Perl
7 9 (3.44%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.67%) VBScript
8 7 (2.67%) PHP
9 6 (2.29%) Scala
10 5 (1.91%) VB
11 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.76%) C++
12 2 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.38%) PHP5
13 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (20.23%) ISEB
2 44 (16.79%) Degree
3 32 (12.21%) ISTQB
4 16 (6.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.91%) PhD
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 262 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (3.05%) GAAP
3 2 (0.76%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (5.34%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.87%) Oracle
3 5 (1.91%) Zend
4 4 (1.53%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.15%) Ab Initio
5 3 (1.15%) HP
5 3 (1.15%) Informatica
6 2 (0.76%) Apple
6 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.76%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) Google
7 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
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