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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 450 485 467
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 169 181 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 142 164 185
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
36116 42293 43830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.76% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31317 35995 36454
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +46 35 £42,500 -29.16% 7
Twickenham - 1 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £40,000 - 1
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 362 (100.00%) QA
2 243 (67.13%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (46.13%) Selenium
4 124 (34.25%) C#
5 120 (33.15%) SQL
6 115 (31.77%) Finance
7 109 (30.11%) Java
8 102 (28.18%) Cucumber
9 92 (25.41%) JIRA
10 88 (24.31%) Manual Testing
11 85 (23.48%) Automation Testing
12 80 (22.10%) Test Automation
13 68 (18.78%) BDD
13 68 (18.78%) Scrum
14 64 (17.68%) Test Scripting
15 60 (16.57%) Microsoft
16 59 (16.30%) .NET
17 52 (14.36%) Degree
17 52 (14.36%) WebDriver
18 50 (13.81%) Mobile App
19 49 (13.54%) SoapUI
19 49 (13.54%) Software Testing
19 49 (13.54%) ISTQB
20 46 (12.71%) ISEB
21 45 (12.43%) Automated Testing
21 45 (12.43%) Functional Testing
22 41 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
22 41 (11.33%) Unix
23 39 (10.77%) LoadRunner
24 37 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server

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 17 (4.70%) Confluence
2 3 (0.83%) SAS
3 2 (0.55%) CMS
3 2 (0.55%) Drupal
4 1 (0.28%) JBoss
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.04%) SaaS
2 5 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.10%) Heroku
3 4 (1.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.31%) HTTP
1 12 (3.31%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.10%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.55%) Internet
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.38%) MySQL
5 4 (1.10%) Big Data
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 167 (46.13%) Selenium
2 102 (28.18%) Cucumber
3 92 (25.41%) JIRA
4 52 (14.36%) WebDriver
5 49 (13.54%) SoapUI
6 39 (10.77%) LoadRunner
7 37 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (8.01%) SpecFlow
9 28 (7.73%) FitNesse
10 27 (7.46%) Appium
11 24 (6.63%) HP UFT
12 21 (5.80%) Fiddler
13 20 (5.52%) Git (software)
13 20 (5.52%) JMeter
14 17 (4.70%) Jenkins
15 15 (4.14%) JUnit
16 10 (2.76%) TestNG
17 8 (2.21%) TestRail
17 8 (2.21%) Visual Studio
17 8 (2.21%) Zephyr
General
1 115 (31.77%) Finance
2 15 (4.14%) Games
3 13 (3.59%) Law
4 10 (2.76%) Banking
5 8 (2.21%) Front Office
5 8 (2.21%) Publishing
6 7 (1.93%) Marketing
7 6 (1.66%) Back Office
8 5 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.10%) Advertising
9 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.55%) Electronics
10 2 (0.55%) iGaming
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (16.30%) .NET
2 31 (8.56%) Web Services
3 26 (7.18%) REST
4 25 (6.91%) SOAP
5 20 (5.52%) HTML
6 19 (5.25%) XML
7 15 (4.14%) CSS
8 11 (3.04%) Gherkin
9 9 (2.49%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.93%) RESTful
11 5 (1.38%) HTML5
12 4 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (0.83%) Behat
13 3 (0.83%) JSON
14 2 (0.55%) Swagger
15 1 (0.28%) Ajax
15 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
15 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
15 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
15 1 (0.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.81%) Mobile App
2 34 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.14%) Contract for Difference
5 11 (3.04%) Equities
6 10 (2.76%) User Experience
7 9 (2.49%) iPad
8 7 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.93%) Spread Betting
9 6 (1.66%) Derivative
9 6 (1.66%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.10%) Fintech
10 4 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (1.10%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.33%) Unix
2 34 (9.39%) Android
2 34 (9.39%) Apple iOS
3 30 (8.29%) Linux
4 14 (3.87%) Windows
5 5 (1.38%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (67.13%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (24.31%) Manual Testing
3 85 (23.48%) Automation Testing
4 80 (22.10%) Test Automation
5 68 (18.78%) BDD
5 68 (18.78%) Scrum
6 64 (17.68%) Test Scripting
7 49 (13.54%) Software Testing
8 45 (12.43%) Automated Testing
8 45 (12.43%) Functional Testing
9 41 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (9.94%) Test Strategy
11 33 (9.12%) Regression Testing
12 31 (8.56%) Defect Management
12 31 (8.56%) Exploratory Testing
12 31 (8.56%) Project Management
13 30 (8.29%) Non-Functional Testing
14 27 (7.46%) Performance Testing
14 27 (7.46%) TDD
14 27 (7.46%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (34.25%) C#
2 120 (33.15%) SQL
3 109 (30.11%) Java
4 26 (7.18%) Ruby
5 24 (6.63%) JavaScript
6 23 (6.35%) Shell Script
7 17 (4.70%) Python
8 10 (2.76%) VB
9 9 (2.49%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.49%) Perl
10 8 (2.21%) VBScript
11 7 (1.93%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.66%) PHP
13 5 (1.38%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.83%) C++
14 3 (0.83%) R
14 3 (0.83%) VBA
15 2 (0.55%) Scala
16 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (14.36%) Degree
2 49 (13.54%) ISTQB
3 46 (12.71%) ISEB
4 14 (3.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (3.59%) SDET
3 8 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (1.10%) Nagios
2 4 (1.10%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.42%) HP
3 9 (2.49%) Oracle
4 6 (1.66%) CA
5 4 (1.10%) Splunk
6 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.83%) Borland
7 2 (0.55%) Apple
7 2 (0.55%) Qualys
7 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.55%) SAP
7 2 (0.55%) VMware
8 1 (0.28%) ATG
8 1 (0.28%) Endeca
8 1 (0.28%) Green Hat
8 1 (0.28%) hybris
8 1 (0.28%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.28%) Sybase
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: Test Engineer / QA Test Analyst Kingston to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: plus excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Wimbledon
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London, SE1
Kobalt Music
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + GAIN Lead/Principle QA
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago