The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 466 439 353
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 183 166 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 160 153 288
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 58 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Croydon +1 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Docklands, London - 4 £51,250 -
Canary Wharf +5 3 - -
Sidcup - 2 £41,438 -
Uxbridge - 2 £25,750 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 419 (100.00%) QA
2 215 (51.31%) Selenium
3 201 (47.97%) Finance
4 137 (32.70%) SQL
5 136 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (31.03%) Degree
7 116 (27.68%) Automation Testing
8 111 (26.49%) Test Scripting
9 109 (26.01%) Automated Testing
10 104 (24.82%) ISEB
11 102 (24.34%) C#
12 96 (22.91%) Test Automation
13 85 (20.29%) WebDriver
14 83 (19.81%) Java
15 78 (18.62%) .NET
16 69 (16.47%) Manual Testing
17 67 (15.99%) Computer Science
18 64 (15.27%) Scrum
19 63 (15.04%) SQL Server
19 63 (15.04%) User Acceptance Testing
20 60 (14.32%) Web Services
21 58 (13.84%) Regression Testing
22 55 (13.13%) Software Testing
22 55 (13.13%) Test Strategy
23 54 (12.89%) Banking
24 51 (12.17%) Microsoft
25 50 (11.93%) QuickTest Pro
25 50 (11.93%) TDD
25 50 (11.93%) TestComplete
26 46 (10.98%) ISTQB

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (2.15%) Confluence
2 3 (0.72%) ColdFusion
2 3 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.24%) Mule
3 1 (0.24%) Apache
3 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.24%) Node.js
3 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.48%) Monis
2 2 (0.48%) Cordys
2 2 (0.48%) SunGard APT
2 2 (0.48%) FastVal
3 1 (0.24%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.19%) HTTP
2 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.39%) MySQL
5 8 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.19%) SQLPlus
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.48%) Big Data
10 1 (0.24%) SSDT
10 1 (0.24%) Redis
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 215 (51.31%) Selenium
2 85 (20.29%) WebDriver
3 50 (11.93%) TestComplete
3 50 (11.93%) QuickTest Pro
4 44 (10.50%) JIRA
5 41 (9.79%) Cucumber
6 34 (8.11%) FitNesse
7 31 (7.40%) Visual Studio
8 28 (6.68%) NUnit
9 19 (4.53%) Bugzilla
9 19 (4.53%) Jenkins
10 18 (4.30%) SoapUI
11 17 (4.06%) Ranorex
11 17 (4.06%) WATIR
11 17 (4.06%) WinRunner
11 17 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (3.58%) JUnit
13 11 (2.63%) Capybara
14 10 (2.39%) Hudson
15 9 (2.15%) Calabash
General
1 201 (47.97%) Finance
2 54 (12.89%) Banking
3 36 (8.59%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.49%) Financial Institution
5 20 (4.77%) Front Office
6 16 (3.82%) Retail
7 8 (1.91%) Marketing
8 7 (1.67%) Advertising
9 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.43%) Legal
10 4 (0.95%) Publishing
10 4 (0.95%) Games
11 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (18.62%) .NET
2 60 (14.32%) Web Services
3 30 (7.16%) HTML
4 26 (6.21%) Apache Flex
5 17 (4.06%) XML
5 17 (4.06%) .NET Framework
6 15 (3.58%) SOAP
7 13 (3.10%) Gherkin
8 12 (2.86%) HTML5
9 9 (2.15%) J2EE
10 7 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (1.43%) REST
12 3 (0.72%) WSDL
12 3 (0.72%) JSON
12 3 (0.72%) WCF
12 3 (0.72%) LINQ
13 2 (0.48%) jQuery
13 2 (0.48%) JMS
13 2 (0.48%) Middleware
13 2 (0.48%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.99%) Computer Science
2 32 (7.64%) Derivative
3 31 (7.40%) Equities
3 31 (7.40%) Client/Server
4 27 (6.44%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.15%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.91%) Open Source
9 7 (1.67%) Social Media
10 5 (1.19%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.95%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (0.72%) Replication
12 3 (0.72%) Spread Betting
12 3 (0.72%) iPad
12 3 (0.72%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.72%) iPhone
13 2 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.79%) UNIX
2 21 (5.01%) Linux
3 18 (4.30%) Windows
4 13 (3.10%) Android
5 12 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.72%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (27.68%) Automation Testing
3 111 (26.49%) Test Scripting
4 109 (26.01%) Automated Testing
5 96 (22.91%) Test Automation
6 69 (16.47%) Manual Testing
7 64 (15.27%) Scrum
8 63 (15.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 58 (13.84%) Regression Testing
10 55 (13.13%) Software Testing
10 55 (13.13%) Test Strategy
11 50 (11.93%) TDD
12 42 (10.02%) BDD
13 40 (9.55%) Web Testing
14 38 (9.07%) Performance Testing
15 34 (8.11%) System Testing
16 33 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (7.88%) Asset Management
17 32 (7.64%) E-Commerce
18 30 (7.16%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 137 (32.70%) SQL
2 102 (24.34%) C#
3 83 (19.81%) Java
4 31 (7.40%) VB
5 30 (7.16%) JavaScript
6 29 (6.92%) VBScript
7 19 (4.53%) Python
8 18 (4.30%) Ruby
9 12 (2.86%) PowerHouse
10 8 (1.91%) Groovy
11 7 (1.67%) C++
11 7 (1.67%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.43%) PHP
12 6 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.19%) Perl
14 4 (0.95%) F#
14 4 (0.95%) Scala
14 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 130 (31.03%) Degree
2 104 (24.82%) ISEB
3 46 (10.98%) ISTQB
4 22 (5.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.72%) HND
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 419 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (8.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.64%) HP
3 18 (4.30%) Oracle
4 4 (0.95%) VMware
5 3 (0.72%) SimCorp
5 3 (0.72%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.72%) Charles River
5 3 (0.72%) Wall Street Systems
6 2 (0.48%) SunGard
6 2 (0.48%) Sybase
6 2 (0.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Progress
7 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.24%) Remedy
7 1 (0.24%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per day + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £32 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: £40,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago