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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 435 473 449
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 200 183 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 184 160 153
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 July 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 July 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 +58 86 £45,000 +5.88% 3
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 324 (100.00%) QA
2 178 (54.94%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (54.32%) Finance
4 166 (51.23%) Selenium
5 102 (31.48%) Java
6 97 (29.94%) C#
7 93 (28.70%) BDD
8 85 (26.23%) Test Scripting
9 81 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 81 (25.00%) SDLC
10 75 (23.15%) Automated Testing
10 75 (23.15%) SQL
11 72 (22.22%) WebDriver
12 71 (21.91%) Manual Testing
13 70 (21.60%) Test Automation
14 69 (21.30%) Automation Testing
15 64 (19.75%) Degree
16 61 (18.83%) TDD
17 60 (18.52%) FitNesse
18 59 (18.21%) User Acceptance Testing
19 58 (17.90%) Scrum
20 56 (17.28%) Software Testing
20 56 (17.28%) .NET
20 56 (17.28%) ISEB
21 51 (15.74%) Regression Testing
22 49 (15.12%) SpecFlow
23 42 (12.96%) Computer Science
24 39 (12.04%) Windows
25 38 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
26 37 (11.42%) Microsoft

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (0.93%) CMS
2 2 (0.62%) Confluence
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Firebase
2 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.09%) Broadband
2 8 (2.47%) HTTP
3 3 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.10%) Big Data
2 16 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.93%) MySQL
5 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 166 (51.23%) Selenium
2 81 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 72 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 60 (18.52%) FitNesse
5 49 (15.12%) SpecFlow
6 38 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (5.86%) WATIR
7 19 (5.86%) JIRA
8 18 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 18 (5.56%) Jenkins
9 17 (5.25%) HP UFT
10 16 (4.94%) TeamCity
11 13 (4.01%) Eclipse
12 12 (3.70%) Visual Studio
12 12 (3.70%) Subversion
13 11 (3.40%) JUnit
13 11 (3.40%) Appium
14 9 (2.78%) JMeter
15 7 (2.16%) Rational Robot
16 6 (1.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 176 (54.32%) Finance
2 26 (8.02%) Law
2 26 (8.02%) Back Office
3 18 (5.56%) Banking
4 13 (4.01%) Front Office
5 9 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.47%) Retail
7 7 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.54%) Marketing
9 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.93%) Legal
9 3 (0.93%) Advertising
10 2 (0.62%) Publishing
10 2 (0.62%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.28%) .NET
2 36 (11.11%) Web Services
3 32 (9.88%) XML
4 21 (6.48%) Gherkin
5 19 (5.86%) ASP.NET
6 18 (5.56%) SOAP
7 12 (3.70%) REST
8 6 (1.85%) HTML
8 6 (1.85%) CSS
8 6 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (1.54%) RESTful
10 3 (0.93%) jQuery
11 2 (0.62%) JSON
11 2 (0.62%) XSL
11 2 (0.62%) XHTML
11 2 (0.62%) JSP
11 2 (0.62%) Servlets
12 1 (0.31%) J2EE
12 1 (0.31%) Middleware
12 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 37 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 35 (10.80%) Equities
5 33 (10.19%) Fixed Income
5 33 (10.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (8.64%) Derivative
7 16 (4.94%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.78%) Java Card
9 5 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.54%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.23%) Social Network
10 4 (1.23%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.23%) Contract for Difference
11 3 (0.93%) Wiki
11 3 (0.93%) Replication
12 2 (0.62%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.62%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.04%) Windows
2 16 (4.94%) UNIX
3 11 (3.40%) Linux
4 5 (1.54%) Android
4 5 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.31%) Solaris
5 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.31%) Debian
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (54.94%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (28.70%) BDD
3 85 (26.23%) Test Scripting
4 81 (25.00%) SDLC
5 75 (23.15%) Automated Testing
6 71 (21.91%) Manual Testing
7 70 (21.60%) Test Automation
8 69 (21.30%) Automation Testing
9 61 (18.83%) TDD
10 59 (18.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 58 (17.90%) Scrum
12 56 (17.28%) Software Testing
13 51 (15.74%) Regression Testing
14 30 (9.26%) Test Strategy
15 28 (8.64%) User Stories
15 28 (8.64%) E-Commerce
16 26 (8.02%) Open Source
17 24 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (7.10%) Test Management
19 21 (6.48%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 102 (31.48%) Java
2 97 (29.94%) C#
3 75 (23.15%) SQL
4 23 (7.10%) Ruby
5 13 (4.01%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.47%) Python
7 4 (1.23%) PHP
7 4 (1.23%) VBScript
8 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.93%) Groovy
8 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.62%) XPath
9 2 (0.62%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) VB
10 1 (0.31%) VBA
10 1 (0.31%) VC++
10 1 (0.31%) F#
Qualifications
1 64 (19.75%) Degree
2 56 (17.28%) ISEB
3 28 (8.64%) ISTQB
4 25 (7.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 324 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.79%) Oracle
3 8 (2.47%) HP
3 8 (2.47%) Charles River
4 4 (1.23%) SimCorp
4 4 (1.23%) Bloomberg
4 4 (1.23%) Wall Street Systems
5 3 (0.93%) VMware
6 1 (0.31%) Intel
6 1 (0.31%) Sybase
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe
6 1 (0.31%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.31%) Google
6 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
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