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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 465 470 412
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 170 136 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.33% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 148 127 234
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 £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +6.55%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +19 45 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Sidcup - 4 £41,000 -
Canary Wharf +17 3 - -
Docklands, London +1 2 £47,500 -29.62%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 373 (100.00%) QA
2 195 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (50.13%) Selenium
4 162 (43.43%) Finance
5 115 (30.83%) SQL
6 102 (27.35%) Degree
7 94 (25.20%) Automation Testing
8 92 (24.66%) Test Scripting
9 91 (24.40%) C#
10 87 (23.32%) Automated Testing
11 82 (21.98%) Java
12 80 (21.45%) Test Automation
13 78 (20.91%) Manual Testing
14 75 (20.11%) ISEB
15 69 (18.50%) WebDriver
16 68 (18.23%) Web Services
17 65 (17.43%) .NET
18 58 (15.55%) Regression Testing
19 53 (14.21%) Computer Science
20 49 (13.14%) TDD
20 49 (13.14%) UNIX
21 48 (12.87%) SQL Server
22 46 (12.33%) QuickTest Pro
23 44 (11.80%) Scrum
23 44 (11.80%) Software Testing
23 44 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
24 43 (11.53%) JIRA
24 43 (11.53%) User Acceptance Testing
25 42 (11.26%) Cucumber
26 40 (10.72%) Microsoft

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (2.14%) Confluence
2 3 (0.80%) Drupal
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) Mule
4 1 (0.27%) Node.js
4 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.34%) MS Office
3 3 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.54%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.54%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.49%) HTTP
2 4 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.88%) MySQL
6 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.54%) QlikView
8 2 (0.54%) Big Data
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.27%) SSDT
9 1 (0.27%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.27%) Redis
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 187 (50.13%) Selenium
2 69 (18.50%) WebDriver
3 46 (12.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 43 (11.53%) JIRA
5 42 (11.26%) Cucumber
6 36 (9.65%) FitNesse
7 32 (8.58%) TestComplete
8 27 (7.24%) Visual Studio
9 24 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (5.63%) NUnit
11 19 (5.09%) Git (software)
12 15 (4.02%) SoapUI
13 14 (3.75%) Jenkins
13 14 (3.75%) WinRunner
14 13 (3.49%) JUnit
14 13 (3.49%) Behat
15 12 (3.22%) WATIR
16 10 (2.68%) Bugzilla
16 10 (2.68%) Capybara
17 9 (2.41%) Ranorex
General
1 162 (43.43%) Finance
2 39 (10.46%) Banking
3 25 (6.70%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.22%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.95%) Front Office
6 9 (2.41%) Retail
7 8 (2.14%) Games
8 7 (1.88%) Marketing
9 5 (1.34%) Back Office
9 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.07%) Advertising
10 4 (1.07%) Publishing
11 3 (0.80%) Legal
12 2 (0.54%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (18.23%) Web Services
2 65 (17.43%) .NET
3 19 (5.09%) HTML
4 15 (4.02%) Gherkin
5 14 (3.75%) SOAP
6 12 (3.22%) Apache Flex
7 9 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.88%) J2EE
9 6 (1.61%) XML
9 6 (1.61%) HTML5
9 6 (1.61%) REST
10 5 (1.34%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.07%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (1.07%) RESTful
12 3 (0.80%) WCF
12 3 (0.80%) LINQ
12 3 (0.80%) LAMP
13 2 (0.54%) JSON
13 2 (0.54%) JMS
13 2 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 44 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (9.38%) Equities
4 33 (8.85%) Derivative
5 24 (6.43%) Client/Server
6 21 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (5.36%) Mathematics
8 17 (4.56%) Open Source
9 15 (4.02%) Fixed Income
10 11 (2.95%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.41%) User Experience
12 7 (1.88%) iPad
13 5 (1.34%) Data Integration
14 4 (1.07%) Social Media
14 4 (1.07%) Artificial Intelligence
14 4 (1.07%) Online Games
15 3 (0.80%) Spread Betting
15 3 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
15 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.14%) UNIX
2 25 (6.70%) Windows
3 15 (4.02%) Linux
4 7 (1.88%) Android
5 6 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.20%) Automation Testing
3 92 (24.66%) Test Scripting
4 87 (23.32%) Automated Testing
5 80 (21.45%) Test Automation
6 78 (20.91%) Manual Testing
7 58 (15.55%) Regression Testing
8 49 (13.14%) TDD
9 44 (11.80%) Scrum
9 44 (11.80%) Software Testing
10 43 (11.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (10.46%) BDD
12 35 (9.38%) Test Strategy
13 29 (7.77%) Performance Testing
13 29 (7.77%) Web Testing
13 29 (7.77%) E-Commerce
14 27 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.97%) Multithreading
16 24 (6.43%) Analytics
17 22 (5.90%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (30.83%) SQL
2 91 (24.40%) C#
3 82 (21.98%) Java
4 25 (6.70%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.63%) Python
6 16 (4.29%) Ruby
7 15 (4.02%) Groovy
7 15 (4.02%) VBScript
8 13 (3.49%) VB
9 8 (2.14%) C++
10 7 (1.88%) Scala
11 6 (1.61%) PowerHouse
12 4 (1.07%) F#
12 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.07%) PHP
13 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.80%) Perl
14 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 102 (27.35%) Degree
2 75 (20.11%) ISEB
3 33 (8.85%) ISTQB
4 16 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.80%) PhD
6 2 (0.54%) HND
6 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 373 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (1.07%) GAAP
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 26 (6.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (10.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.83%) Oracle
3 15 (4.02%) HP
4 3 (0.80%) Zend
5 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.54%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (0.54%) Charles River
5 2 (0.54%) SimCorp
5 2 (0.54%) Sybase
6 1 (0.27%) Progress
6 1 (0.27%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.27%) Informatica
6 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy
6 1 (0.27%) Ab Initio
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 22 days ago