The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 585 600 502
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -98
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 34 33 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.073% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.077% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 132
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
QA Test 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
42376 42691 44981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.90% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35736 35906 38731
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the London region.

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in London

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in London

QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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 +23 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 108 (100.00%) QA
2 61 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (50.00%) SQL
4 45 (41.67%) Finance
4 45 (41.67%) Selenium
5 41 (37.96%) Degree
6 38 (35.19%) Automated Testing
7 35 (32.41%) Computer Science
8 32 (29.63%) Manual Testing
9 31 (28.70%) Test Automation
10 29 (26.85%) Test Scripting
10 29 (26.85%) Java
11 26 (24.07%) JIRA
11 26 (24.07%) WebDriver
12 25 (23.15%) .NET
13 21 (19.44%) Multithreading
14 19 (17.59%) TDD
14 19 (17.59%) ISEB
14 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (16.67%) Scrum
16 17 (15.74%) BDD
17 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (13.89%) Regression Testing
19 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
19 14 (12.96%) UNIX
19 14 (12.96%) ISTQB
19 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
20 13 (12.04%) Derivative
20 13 (12.04%) Software Testing
20 13 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.78%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.85%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.78%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.85%) QlikView
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (41.67%) Selenium
2 26 (24.07%) WebDriver
2 26 (24.07%) JIRA
3 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 8 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.63%) Capybara
6 4 (3.70%) eggPlant
7 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.78%) Subversion
8 2 (1.85%) JUnit
8 2 (1.85%) JMeter
8 2 (1.85%) Hudson
8 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.85%) jMock
8 2 (1.85%) Grunt
8 2 (1.85%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.85%) Behat
8 2 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 45 (41.67%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 8 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Marketing
4 4 (3.70%) Advertising
5 3 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Front Office
6 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.85%) Games
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) .NET
2 10 (9.26%) Web Services
3 8 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (3.70%) HTML
5 3 (2.78%) SOAP
5 3 (2.78%) REST
5 3 (2.78%) XML
5 3 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (1.85%) JMS
6 2 (1.85%) Middleware
6 2 (1.85%) JSON
6 2 (1.85%) WCF
6 2 (1.85%) LINQ
6 2 (1.85%) jQuery
6 2 (1.85%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.85%) Sass
7 1 (0.93%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.93%) CSS3
7 1 (0.93%) RESTful
7 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.41%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.04%) Derivative
3 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.19%) Open Source
5 8 (7.41%) Equities
6 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.85%) User Experience
7 2 (1.85%) FMCG
7 2 (1.85%) Online Games
7 2 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.93%) Physics
8 1 (0.93%) iPhone
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) UNIX
2 7 (6.48%) Windows
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.19%) Automated Testing
3 32 (29.63%) Manual Testing
4 31 (28.70%) Test Automation
5 29 (26.85%) Test Scripting
6 21 (19.44%) Multithreading
7 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.59%) TDD
8 18 (16.67%) Scrum
9 17 (15.74%) BDD
10 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (13.89%) Regression Testing
12 13 (12.04%) Software Testing
13 10 (9.26%) Automation Testing
14 9 (8.33%) System Testing
14 9 (8.33%) OO
15 7 (6.48%) RUP
15 7 (6.48%) DSDM
15 7 (6.48%) Data Management
15 7 (6.48%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.00%) SQL
2 29 (26.85%) Java
3 11 (10.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.19%) C#
4 9 (8.33%) Python
5 6 (5.56%) Ruby
6 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) VBScript
7 1 (0.93%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
7 1 (0.93%) F#
Qualifications
1 41 (37.96%) Degree
2 19 (17.59%) ISEB
3 14 (12.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) GAAP
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) HP
3 3 (2.78%) Informatica
3 3 (2.78%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.93%) Fidessa
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