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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 489 435 423
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 141 234 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.51% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 129 217 190
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.70%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +21 47 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Kingston Upon Thames +9 4 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 255 (100.00%) QA
2 133 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (49.41%) Selenium
4 118 (46.27%) Finance
5 81 (31.76%) SQL
5 81 (31.76%) Automated Testing
6 72 (28.24%) BDD
7 71 (27.84%) Java
8 66 (25.88%) Test Scripting
9 64 (25.10%) Manual Testing
10 60 (23.53%) C#
11 58 (22.75%) WebDriver
12 54 (21.18%) Test Automation
12 54 (21.18%) Cucumber
13 52 (20.39%) ISEB
14 50 (19.61%) .NET
14 50 (19.61%) TDD
15 49 (19.22%) Regression Testing
16 48 (18.82%) Degree
16 48 (18.82%) Automation Testing
17 37 (14.51%) XML
17 37 (14.51%) Software Testing
18 35 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
19 34 (13.33%) Scrum
19 34 (13.33%) Test Strategy
20 32 (12.55%) Web Services
20 32 (12.55%) Windows
21 30 (11.76%) Oracle
21 30 (11.76%) Microsoft
21 30 (11.76%) FitNesse

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 4 (1.57%) CMS
1 4 (1.57%) Confluence
2 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.57%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.57%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.92%) Broadband
2 5 (1.96%) Internet
3 4 (1.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) 3G
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.39%) HSDPA
4 1 (0.39%) 2G
4 1 (0.39%) HSUPA
4 1 (0.39%) NAS
4 1 (0.39%) GPRS
4 1 (0.39%) GSM
4 1 (0.39%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.39%) UMTS
4 1 (0.39%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.67%) Big Data
3 13 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.96%) MySQL
6 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 126 (49.41%) Selenium
2 58 (22.75%) WebDriver
3 54 (21.18%) Cucumber
4 30 (11.76%) FitNesse
4 30 (11.76%) JIRA
5 25 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (9.02%) Visual Studio
7 18 (7.06%) SpecFlow
7 18 (7.06%) Jenkins
8 16 (6.27%) Git (software)
9 11 (4.31%) JUnit
10 8 (3.14%) Behat
11 7 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (2.35%) NUnit
12 6 (2.35%) InstallShield
13 5 (1.96%) Appium
14 4 (1.57%) JMeter
14 4 (1.57%) LoadRunner
14 4 (1.57%) WATIR
15 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
General
1 118 (46.27%) Finance
2 16 (6.27%) Law
3 14 (5.49%) Back Office
4 13 (5.10%) Banking
5 6 (2.35%) Front Office
6 5 (1.96%) Legal
6 5 (1.96%) Retail
7 4 (1.57%) Marketing
7 4 (1.57%) Advertising
8 3 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.78%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.61%) .NET
2 37 (14.51%) XML
3 32 (12.55%) Web Services
4 15 (5.88%) Gherkin
5 9 (3.53%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.35%) SOAP
6 6 (2.35%) JSON
7 5 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (1.57%) HTML
9 3 (1.18%) CSS
9 3 (1.18%) RESTful
10 2 (0.78%) REST
10 2 (0.78%) jQuery
10 2 (0.78%) JSP
10 2 (0.78%) Servlets
10 2 (0.78%) LAMP
11 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.39%) Zend Framework
11 1 (0.39%) XSL
11 1 (0.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.63%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.67%) Open Source
2 17 (6.67%) Equities
3 16 (6.27%) Client/Server
4 15 (5.88%) Derivative
4 15 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.10%) Fixed Income
6 11 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.96%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.57%) Social Network
8 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.18%) iPhone
9 3 (1.18%) Replication
9 3 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (0.78%) Statistics
10 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.55%) Windows
2 22 (8.63%) Linux
3 18 (7.06%) UNIX
4 8 (3.14%) Android
5 7 (2.75%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.35%) Solaris
7 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.39%) Debian
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.76%) Automated Testing
3 72 (28.24%) BDD
4 66 (25.88%) Test Scripting
5 64 (25.10%) Manual Testing
6 54 (21.18%) Test Automation
7 50 (19.61%) TDD
8 49 (19.22%) Regression Testing
9 48 (18.82%) Automation Testing
10 37 (14.51%) Software Testing
11 35 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (13.33%) Scrum
12 34 (13.33%) Test Strategy
13 22 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (8.24%) E-Commerce
15 18 (7.06%) Analytics
16 17 (6.67%) Load Testing
17 15 (5.88%) Performance Testing
17 15 (5.88%) Product Management
18 14 (5.49%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (31.76%) SQL
2 71 (27.84%) Java
3 60 (23.53%) C#
4 21 (8.24%) Python
5 12 (4.71%) Ruby
6 8 (3.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.14%) Perl
6 8 (3.14%) PHP
7 6 (2.35%) VBScript
7 6 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.96%) Groovy
9 3 (1.18%) VB
10 2 (0.78%) Scala
10 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.39%) XPath
11 1 (0.39%) PHP5
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
11 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (20.39%) ISEB
2 48 (18.82%) Degree
3 28 (10.98%) ISTQB
4 18 (7.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (11.76%) Oracle
1 30 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.96%) HP
3 4 (1.57%) Bloomberg
3 4 (1.57%) Charles River
3 4 (1.57%) SimCorp
3 4 (1.57%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.18%) VMware
5 2 (0.78%) Google
5 2 (0.78%) Apple
6 1 (0.39%) Zend
6 1 (0.39%) Intel
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe
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