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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 467 478 458
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 174 192 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 163 182 235
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 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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
38716 41456 47435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.75% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33602 35010 39599
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +16 30 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Sidcup - 4 £40,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Clapham - 1 £32,500 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 342 (100.00%) QA
2 209 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (47.95%) Selenium
4 125 (36.55%) Java
5 104 (30.41%) Finance
6 100 (29.24%) SQL
7 98 (28.65%) Manual Testing
8 96 (28.07%) BDD
8 96 (28.07%) C#
9 90 (26.32%) Cucumber
10 86 (25.15%) Test Automation
11 78 (22.81%) WebDriver
12 75 (21.93%) Test Scripting
13 74 (21.64%) Automation Testing
14 60 (17.54%) Scrum
15 59 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (16.67%) TDD
17 55 (16.08%) Automated Testing
17 55 (16.08%) JIRA
18 54 (15.79%) Ruby
19 53 (15.50%) Degree
20 48 (14.04%) Unix
20 48 (14.04%) Microsoft
20 48 (14.04%) ISEB
21 47 (13.74%) Regression Testing
22 45 (13.16%) Linux
23 44 (12.87%) Software Testing
24 43 (12.57%) Functional Testing
25 39 (11.40%) JMeter
26 38 (11.11%) Appium

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 (2.92%) CMS
2 7 (2.05%) Confluence
3 5 (1.46%) Drupal
3 5 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.88%) SaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Heroku
3 2 (0.58%) Trello
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.46%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) HTTP
2 3 (0.88%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.46%) JasperReports
5 2 (0.58%) Big Data
5 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.58%) MySQL
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 164 (47.95%) Selenium
2 90 (26.32%) Cucumber
3 78 (22.81%) WebDriver
4 55 (16.08%) JIRA
5 39 (11.40%) JMeter
6 38 (11.11%) Appium
7 36 (10.53%) Jenkins
8 29 (8.48%) Git (software)
9 27 (7.89%) FitNesse
9 27 (7.89%) SpecFlow
10 26 (7.60%) SoapUI
11 24 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (6.43%) WATIR
13 19 (5.56%) HP UFT
14 17 (4.97%) LoadRunner
15 15 (4.39%) JUnit
16 11 (3.22%) Gerrit
16 11 (3.22%) Mercurial
17 9 (2.63%) Bitbucket
18 8 (2.34%) Hudson
General
1 104 (30.41%) Finance
2 23 (6.73%) Law
3 15 (4.39%) Banking
4 13 (3.80%) Front Office
4 13 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.63%) Games
6 8 (2.34%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.34%) Legal
6 8 (2.34%) Publishing
6 8 (2.34%) Retail
7 6 (1.75%) Back Office
8 5 (1.46%) Marketing
9 3 (0.88%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.65%) .NET
2 31 (9.06%) Web Services
3 29 (8.48%) Gherkin
4 17 (4.97%) REST
5 16 (4.68%) XML
6 12 (3.51%) SOAP
7 10 (2.92%) JSON
8 9 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (2.63%) HTML
9 8 (2.34%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.34%) RESTful
10 7 (2.05%) Behat
10 7 (2.05%) Middleware
11 6 (1.75%) J2EE
12 5 (1.46%) HTML5
12 5 (1.46%) Swing
13 3 (0.88%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.58%) CSS
14 2 (0.58%) Spring
14 2 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.82%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.73%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.26%) Equities
5 15 (4.39%) Derivative
5 15 (4.39%) iPad
6 14 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (3.22%) Fintech
7 11 (3.22%) Fixed Income
7 11 (3.22%) User Experience
8 7 (2.05%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.75%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.46%) Spread Betting
11 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.88%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.58%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.04%) Unix
2 45 (13.16%) Linux
3 25 (7.31%) Windows
4 14 (4.09%) Android
5 13 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.34%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (28.65%) Manual Testing
3 96 (28.07%) BDD
4 86 (25.15%) Test Automation
5 75 (21.93%) Test Scripting
6 74 (21.64%) Automation Testing
7 60 (17.54%) Scrum
8 59 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (16.67%) TDD
10 55 (16.08%) Automated Testing
11 47 (13.74%) Regression Testing
12 44 (12.87%) Software Testing
13 43 (12.57%) Functional Testing
14 35 (10.23%) E-Commerce
14 35 (10.23%) Test Strategy
15 32 (9.36%) Performance Testing
16 26 (7.60%) SDLC
17 25 (7.31%) API Testing
17 25 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (5.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (36.55%) Java
2 100 (29.24%) SQL
3 96 (28.07%) C#
4 54 (15.79%) Ruby
5 24 (7.02%) Python
6 16 (4.68%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.39%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.34%) PHP
10 7 (2.05%) VB
11 6 (1.75%) C++
12 5 (1.46%) Perl
12 5 (1.46%) VBScript
13 4 (1.17%) Groovy
14 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.58%) Scala
14 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.29%) C
15 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (15.50%) Degree
2 48 (14.04%) ISEB
3 36 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 26 (7.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 342 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (3.22%) SDET
3 5 (1.46%) HL7
3 5 (1.46%) MiFID
4 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.17%) Nagios
3 3 (0.88%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.68%) Oracle
3 11 (3.22%) HP
4 7 (2.05%) Splunk
5 6 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.88%) StreamBase
7 2 (0.58%) Apple
7 2 (0.58%) Borland
7 2 (0.58%) Qualys
7 2 (0.58%) VMware
8 1 (0.29%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.29%) CA
8 1 (0.29%) FXall
8 1 (0.29%) Green Hat
8 1 (0.29%) MarketAxess
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.29%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Telerik
8 1 (0.29%) Tradeweb
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + quirky benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: £30-£40K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Recruitment Services
Salary: £50,000 per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum
Posted: 26 days ago