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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 558 570 525
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 49 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 79
Average salary £45,000 £41,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
38709 40323 40040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32647 33078 34028
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
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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 +6 16 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Sidcup -11 1 £30,000 -28.35%
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 84 (100.00%) QA
2 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (57.14%) SQL
4 45 (53.57%) Selenium
5 37 (44.05%) Automated Testing
6 33 (39.29%) Finance
6 33 (39.29%) WebDriver
7 30 (35.71%) Test Automation
8 28 (33.33%) JIRA
9 27 (32.14%) Test Scripting
10 23 (27.38%) Manual Testing
10 23 (27.38%) .NET
11 22 (26.19%) TDD
11 22 (26.19%) BDD
12 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (25.00%) Degree
13 20 (23.81%) Java
13 20 (23.81%) ISEB
14 16 (19.05%) C#
14 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
15 15 (17.86%) Multithreading
15 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
15 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
15 15 (17.86%) Scrum
16 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (16.67%) Cucumber
17 13 (15.48%) Regression Testing
18 11 (13.10%) OO
18 11 (13.10%) ISTQB
19 10 (11.90%) Software Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.38%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) GPRS
1 1 (1.19%) GSM
1 1 (1.19%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.19%) UMTS
1 1 (1.19%) WCDMA
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
1 1 (1.19%) 3G
1 1 (1.19%) Wireless
1 1 (1.19%) HSDPA
1 1 (1.19%) 2G
1 1 (1.19%) HSUPA
1 1 (1.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.57%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.38%) QlikView
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.19%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (53.57%) Selenium
2 33 (39.29%) WebDriver
3 28 (33.33%) JIRA
4 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
6 14 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
8 6 (7.14%) JUnit
9 5 (5.95%) eggPlant
10 4 (4.76%) Behat
11 3 (3.57%) Calabash
11 3 (3.57%) Appium
11 3 (3.57%) NUnit
11 3 (3.57%) LoadRunner
12 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
12 2 (2.38%) TestNG
12 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (1.19%) Ranorex
13 1 (1.19%) Capybara
General
1 33 (39.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 4 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (2.38%) JSON
4 2 (2.38%) CSS
4 2 (2.38%) HTML
4 2 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (1.19%) JSP
5 1 (1.19%) Servlets
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) COM
5 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.19%) HTML5
5 1 (1.19%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.19%) REST
5 1 (1.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.57%) Open Source
5 2 (2.38%) iPhone
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (2.38%) Derivative
5 2 (2.38%) Statistics
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Physics
6 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.19%) EPoS
6 1 (1.19%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.19%) W3C
6 1 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Android
3 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.05%) Automated Testing
3 30 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 27 (32.14%) Test Scripting
5 23 (27.38%) Manual Testing
6 22 (26.19%) BDD
6 22 (26.19%) TDD
7 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (17.86%) Multithreading
8 15 (17.86%) Scrum
9 13 (15.48%) Regression Testing
10 11 (13.10%) OO
11 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
11 10 (11.90%) Automation Testing
12 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.14%) ETL
13 6 (7.14%) Performance Testing
13 6 (7.14%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.14%) SQL
2 20 (23.81%) Java
3 16 (19.05%) C#
4 8 (9.52%) Python
5 6 (7.14%) PHP
5 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.95%) Ruby
7 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.19%) VBScript
9 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Degree
2 20 (23.81%) ISEB
3 11 (13.10%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.76%) VCP4
6 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (7.14%) GAAP
3 2 (2.38%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Informatica
3 3 (3.57%) Ab Initio
3 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago