The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 440 457 483
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 193 218 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 174 208 208
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 25 £44,500 -1.11% 6
Kingston Upon Thames +4 8 £40,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £40,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 353 (100.00%) QA
2 230 (65.16%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (49.01%) Selenium
4 133 (37.68%) Java
5 118 (33.43%) Finance
6 109 (30.88%) SQL
7 106 (30.03%) C#
8 101 (28.61%) Manual Testing
9 97 (27.48%) Cucumber
10 94 (26.63%) BDD
10 94 (26.63%) Test Automation
11 87 (24.65%) Automation Testing
12 70 (19.83%) JIRA
13 66 (18.70%) Test Scripting
13 66 (18.70%) Scrum
14 65 (18.41%) WebDriver
15 62 (17.56%) Automated Testing
16 60 (17.00%) Microsoft
17 59 (16.71%) Continuous Integration
18 57 (16.15%) TDD
19 55 (15.58%) Functional Testing
20 52 (14.73%) Ruby
20 52 (14.73%) .NET
21 50 (14.16%) ISEB
21 50 (14.16%) Software Testing
22 49 (13.88%) Degree
23 48 (13.60%) Unix
24 47 (13.31%) Linux
25 42 (11.90%) SoapUI
26 41 (11.61%) Regression Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.83%) Confluence
2 7 (1.98%) CMS
3 5 (1.42%) Drupal
3 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.85%) IIS
4 3 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.27%) SaaS
2 4 (1.13%) Heroku
2 4 (1.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.70%) HTTP
2 5 (1.42%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.13%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.40%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.42%) JasperReports
5 2 (0.57%) Big Data
5 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) MySQL
6 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 173 (49.01%) Selenium
2 97 (27.48%) Cucumber
3 70 (19.83%) JIRA
4 65 (18.41%) WebDriver
5 42 (11.90%) SoapUI
6 40 (11.33%) Jenkins
6 40 (11.33%) JMeter
7 37 (10.48%) Appium
8 34 (9.63%) Git (software)
8 34 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (9.07%) LoadRunner
10 29 (8.22%) FitNesse
11 26 (7.37%) SpecFlow
12 22 (6.23%) HP UFT
13 18 (5.10%) WATIR
14 15 (4.25%) JUnit
15 12 (3.40%) Gerrit
15 12 (3.40%) Mercurial
16 11 (3.12%) Bitbucket
17 10 (2.83%) JBehave
General
1 118 (33.43%) Finance
2 18 (5.10%) Law
3 14 (3.97%) Banking
4 10 (2.83%) Front Office
4 10 (2.83%) Games
5 9 (2.55%) Publishing
6 8 (2.27%) Back Office
6 8 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.98%) Retail
8 6 (1.70%) Legal
8 6 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.13%) Marketing
10 2 (0.57%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.73%) .NET
2 32 (9.07%) Web Services
3 22 (6.23%) REST
3 22 (6.23%) SOAP
4 20 (5.67%) Gherkin
5 17 (4.82%) XML
6 14 (3.97%) HTML
7 10 (2.83%) .NET Framework
7 10 (2.83%) RESTful
8 8 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (2.27%) JSON
9 7 (1.98%) CSS
10 6 (1.70%) J2EE
10 6 (1.70%) Middleware
11 5 (1.42%) Behat
11 5 (1.42%) Swing
12 4 (1.13%) HTML5
13 3 (0.85%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
14 2 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.78%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.82%) Equities
4 12 (3.40%) iPad
5 10 (2.83%) Derivative
5 10 (2.83%) Fintech
5 10 (2.83%) User Experience
6 9 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.27%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.98%) Spread Betting
9 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.70%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.42%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.13%) Tandem
12 3 (0.85%) Contract for Difference
12 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.60%) Unix
2 47 (13.31%) Linux
3 22 (6.23%) Windows
4 15 (4.25%) Android
4 15 (4.25%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.55%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (65.16%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (28.61%) Manual Testing
3 94 (26.63%) BDD
3 94 (26.63%) Test Automation
4 87 (24.65%) Automation Testing
5 66 (18.70%) Scrum
5 66 (18.70%) Test Scripting
6 62 (17.56%) Automated Testing
7 59 (16.71%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (16.15%) TDD
9 55 (15.58%) Functional Testing
10 50 (14.16%) Software Testing
11 41 (11.61%) Regression Testing
12 38 (10.76%) Test Strategy
13 37 (10.48%) Performance Testing
14 29 (8.22%) API Testing
15 27 (7.65%) Defect Management
16 26 (7.37%) E-Commerce
17 24 (6.80%) SDLC
17 24 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (37.68%) Java
2 109 (30.88%) SQL
3 106 (30.03%) C#
4 52 (14.73%) Ruby
5 22 (6.23%) Python
5 22 (6.23%) Shell Script
6 17 (4.82%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.83%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.83%) VB
8 8 (2.27%) VBScript
9 7 (1.98%) Perl
9 7 (1.98%) PHP
9 7 (1.98%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.13%) C++
11 3 (0.85%) Scala
11 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.57%) Groovy
12 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.57%) VBA
13 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (14.16%) ISEB
2 49 (13.88%) Degree
3 39 (11.05%) ISTQB
4 24 (6.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 353 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (3.12%) SDET
3 5 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.42%) HL7
3 5 (1.42%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.70%) CA Service Virtualization
1 6 (1.70%) Nagios
2 5 (1.42%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.82%) HP
3 12 (3.40%) Oracle
4 9 (2.55%) Splunk
5 6 (1.70%) CA
6 5 (1.42%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.13%) VMware
8 3 (0.85%) Qualys
8 3 (0.85%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.57%) Apple
9 2 (0.57%) Borland
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.57%) Sybase
10 1 (0.28%) ATG
10 1 (0.28%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.28%) Endeca
10 1 (0.28%) Green Hat
10 1 (0.28%) MarketAxess
10 1 (0.28%) Telerik
10 1 (0.28%) Tradeweb
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