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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 454 475 485
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 177 168 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 159 142 129
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +45 66 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Ealing - 1 £50,000 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 340 (100.00%) QA
2 189 (55.59%) Finance
3 186 (54.71%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (49.71%) Selenium
5 121 (35.59%) C#
6 104 (30.59%) Java
7 103 (30.29%) BDD
8 97 (28.53%) Test Scripting
9 92 (27.06%) SDLC
10 84 (24.71%) Cucumber
11 78 (22.94%) Test Automation
12 73 (21.47%) FitNesse
12 73 (21.47%) Software Testing
13 72 (21.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 70 (20.59%) Automation Testing
15 68 (20.00%) SQL
16 67 (19.71%) Degree
16 67 (19.71%) WebDriver
17 65 (19.12%) Manual Testing
17 65 (19.12%) SpecFlow
17 65 (19.12%) ISEB
18 64 (18.82%) .NET
19 61 (17.94%) Automated Testing
19 61 (17.94%) TDD
20 57 (16.76%) Scrum
21 56 (16.47%) Windows
22 52 (15.29%) Microsoft
23 50 (14.71%) Computer Science
24 49 (14.41%) Client/Server
25 48 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (0.59%) CMS
3 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.35%) HTTP
2 6 (1.76%) Broadband
3 4 (1.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.29%) LAN
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.59%) Big Data
2 13 (3.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.59%) MySQL
4 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 169 (49.71%) Selenium
2 84 (24.71%) Cucumber
3 73 (21.47%) FitNesse
4 67 (19.71%) WebDriver
5 65 (19.12%) SpecFlow
6 48 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (5.59%) WATIR
7 19 (5.59%) Git (software)
8 17 (5.00%) HP UFT
9 15 (4.41%) Eclipse
9 15 (4.41%) TeamCity
10 13 (3.82%) Subversion
10 13 (3.82%) Jenkins
11 12 (3.53%) JIRA
12 10 (2.94%) Visual Studio
13 9 (2.65%) JUnit
13 9 (2.65%) Rational Robot
14 8 (2.35%) JMeter
14 8 (2.35%) Appium
15 5 (1.47%) Jasmine
General
1 189 (55.59%) Finance
2 32 (9.41%) Back Office
3 28 (8.24%) Law
4 17 (5.00%) Front Office
5 14 (4.12%) Banking
6 13 (3.82%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.35%) Retail
8 4 (1.18%) Publishing
8 4 (1.18%) Marketing
9 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.88%) Legal
10 2 (0.59%) Advertising
10 2 (0.59%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (18.82%) .NET
2 44 (12.94%) Web Services
3 31 (9.12%) Gherkin
4 27 (7.94%) XML
5 23 (6.76%) ASP.NET
6 16 (4.71%) SOAP
7 12 (3.53%) REST
8 6 (1.76%) RESTful
9 5 (1.47%) HTML
10 4 (1.18%) CSS
11 3 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.59%) jQuery
12 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.59%) XSL
12 2 (0.59%) XHTML
12 2 (0.59%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.29%) LAMP
13 1 (0.29%) JSP
13 1 (0.29%) Servlets
13 1 (0.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 49 (14.41%) Client/Server
3 45 (13.24%) Fixed Income
4 44 (12.94%) Equities
5 43 (12.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 38 (11.18%) Derivative
6 38 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.12%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.53%) Contract for Difference
9 10 (2.94%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.65%) Java Card
11 6 (1.76%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.18%) Social Network
13 3 (0.88%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.88%) Replication
13 3 (0.88%) Wiki
13 3 (0.88%) Spread Betting
13 3 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (0.59%) iPhone
14 2 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.47%) Windows
2 19 (5.59%) UNIX
3 11 (3.24%) Linux
4 9 (2.65%) Android
5 8 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (54.71%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (30.29%) BDD
3 97 (28.53%) Test Scripting
4 92 (27.06%) SDLC
5 78 (22.94%) Test Automation
6 73 (21.47%) Software Testing
7 72 (21.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 70 (20.59%) Automation Testing
9 65 (19.12%) Manual Testing
10 61 (17.94%) Automated Testing
10 61 (17.94%) TDD
11 57 (16.76%) Scrum
12 47 (13.82%) Regression Testing
13 35 (10.29%) Test Management
14 32 (9.41%) Test Strategy
15 31 (9.12%) Requirements Analysis
16 28 (8.24%) E-Commerce
17 27 (7.94%) Open Source
18 26 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (7.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 121 (35.59%) C#
2 104 (30.59%) Java
3 68 (20.00%) SQL
4 25 (7.35%) Ruby
5 10 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.47%) Python
7 4 (1.18%) Groovy
7 4 (1.18%) C++
8 3 (0.88%) VBScript
9 2 (0.59%) F#
9 2 (0.59%) XPath
9 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.29%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) VC++
10 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (19.71%) Degree
2 65 (19.12%) ISEB
3 29 (8.53%) ISTQB
3 29 (8.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.59%) Oracle
3 14 (4.12%) Charles River
4 10 (2.94%) HP
4 10 (2.94%) Wall Street Systems
5 4 (1.18%) SimCorp
5 4 (1.18%) Bloomberg
6 3 (0.88%) Adobe
7 2 (0.59%) VMware
8 1 (0.29%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.29%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Zend
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