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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 473 468 454
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 176 202 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 167 184 157
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 +54 80 £45,000 - 13
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 307 (100.00%) QA
2 164 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (51.79%) Selenium
4 158 (51.47%) Finance
5 98 (31.92%) Java
6 85 (27.69%) BDD
7 84 (27.36%) C#
8 83 (27.04%) SQL
8 83 (27.04%) Automated Testing
9 80 (26.06%) Test Scripting
10 74 (24.10%) SDLC
11 72 (23.45%) Manual Testing
12 71 (23.13%) Cucumber
13 70 (22.80%) WebDriver
14 64 (20.85%) Test Automation
15 61 (19.87%) TDD
16 60 (19.54%) Degree
17 59 (19.22%) ISEB
17 59 (19.22%) Automation Testing
18 57 (18.57%) .NET
19 53 (17.26%) Scrum
20 51 (16.61%) User Acceptance Testing
21 47 (15.31%) Software Testing
22 46 (14.98%) FitNesse
22 46 (14.98%) Regression Testing
23 39 (12.70%) SpecFlow
24 37 (12.05%) Test Strategy
25 36 (11.73%) Windows
26 34 (11.07%) XML
26 34 (11.07%) Microsoft

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (1.30%) CMS
2 3 (0.98%) Confluence
3 1 (0.33%) Drupal
3 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (1.30%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.26%) Broadband
2 9 (2.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.17%) Big Data
2 18 (5.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.98%) MySQL
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 159 (51.79%) Selenium
2 71 (23.13%) Cucumber
3 70 (22.80%) WebDriver
4 46 (14.98%) FitNesse
5 39 (12.70%) SpecFlow
6 32 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (8.14%) JIRA
8 21 (6.84%) Git (software)
9 20 (6.51%) Jenkins
10 17 (5.54%) WATIR
11 16 (5.21%) Visual Studio
11 16 (5.21%) HP UFT
12 13 (4.23%) Eclipse
13 11 (3.58%) Appium
14 10 (3.26%) JUnit
14 10 (3.26%) TeamCity
15 9 (2.93%) JMeter
15 9 (2.93%) Subversion
16 6 (1.95%) LoadRunner
16 6 (1.95%) Rational Robot
General
1 158 (51.47%) Finance
2 25 (8.14%) Law
3 20 (6.51%) Back Office
4 18 (5.86%) Banking
5 10 (3.26%) Front Office
6 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.95%) Retail
7 5 (1.63%) Marketing
7 5 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.63%) Legal
8 4 (1.30%) Advertising
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 2 (0.65%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (18.57%) .NET
2 34 (11.07%) XML
3 26 (8.47%) Web Services
4 15 (4.89%) ASP.NET
4 15 (4.89%) SOAP
4 15 (4.89%) Gherkin
5 9 (2.93%) REST
6 6 (1.95%) RESTful
7 5 (1.63%) HTML
7 5 (1.63%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (1.30%) CSS
9 3 (0.98%) jQuery
9 3 (0.98%) JSON
10 2 (0.65%) XSL
10 2 (0.65%) XHTML
10 2 (0.65%) JSP
10 2 (0.65%) Servlets
11 1 (0.33%) COM
11 1 (0.33%) J2EE
11 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.79%) Client/Server
4 26 (8.47%) Equities
5 24 (7.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (6.84%) Fixed Income
6 21 (6.84%) Derivative
7 18 (5.86%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.28%) Java Card
9 6 (1.95%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.63%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.30%) Social Network
12 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.98%) Wiki
12 3 (0.98%) Replication
13 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.65%) EPoS
13 2 (0.65%) Statistics
13 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.73%) Windows
2 17 (5.54%) UNIX
3 15 (4.89%) Linux
4 6 (1.95%) Android
5 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.69%) BDD
3 83 (27.04%) Automated Testing
4 80 (26.06%) Test Scripting
5 74 (24.10%) SDLC
6 72 (23.45%) Manual Testing
7 64 (20.85%) Test Automation
8 61 (19.87%) TDD
9 59 (19.22%) Automation Testing
10 53 (17.26%) Scrum
11 51 (16.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 47 (15.31%) Software Testing
13 46 (14.98%) Regression Testing
14 37 (12.05%) Test Strategy
15 26 (8.47%) User Stories
15 26 (8.47%) E-Commerce
16 24 (7.82%) Open Source
17 23 (7.49%) Performance Testing
17 23 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (6.51%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (31.92%) Java
2 84 (27.36%) C#
3 83 (27.04%) SQL
4 22 (7.17%) Ruby
5 15 (4.89%) Python
6 11 (3.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.28%) PHP
8 5 (1.63%) VBScript
8 5 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.98%) Perl
9 3 (0.98%) Groovy
10 2 (0.65%) XPath
10 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) VC++
11 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (19.54%) Degree
2 59 (19.22%) ISEB
3 29 (9.45%) ISTQB
4 22 (7.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.14%) Oracle
3 9 (2.93%) HP
4 4 (1.30%) Bloomberg
4 4 (1.30%) Charles River
4 4 (1.30%) VMware
4 4 (1.30%) SimCorp
5 3 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.33%) Google
6 1 (0.33%) Intel
6 1 (0.33%) Apple
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