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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 580 601 501
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -100
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 38 34 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.075% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.080% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 129
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
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 24 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 24 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
(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 +16 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sidcup - 1 £30,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 53 (49.07%) SQL
4 46 (42.59%) Finance
5 44 (40.74%) Selenium
6 42 (38.89%) Degree
7 37 (34.26%) Automated Testing
8 36 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 33 (30.56%) Manual Testing
10 30 (27.78%) Java
11 28 (25.93%) Test Scripting
11 28 (25.93%) Test Automation
12 25 (23.15%) WebDriver
13 24 (22.22%) .NET
13 24 (22.22%) JIRA
14 21 (19.44%) Multithreading
15 18 (16.67%) TDD
15 18 (16.67%) Scrum
15 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (15.74%) ISEB
17 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
18 15 (13.89%) UNIX
18 15 (13.89%) BDD
19 14 (12.96%) Regression Testing
19 14 (12.96%) Banking
20 13 (12.04%) Derivative
20 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
21 12 (11.11%) ISTQB
21 12 (11.11%) Software Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.63%) 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 44 (40.74%) Selenium
2 25 (23.15%) WebDriver
3 24 (22.22%) JIRA
4 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (6.48%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.63%) Capybara
8 4 (3.70%) eggPlant
8 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.78%) Subversion
9 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.85%) Grunt
10 2 (1.85%) LoadUI
10 2 (1.85%) Hudson
10 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.85%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.85%) Spock
10 2 (1.85%) JUnit
10 2 (1.85%) JMeter
10 2 (1.85%) SilkTest
General
1 46 (42.59%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Banking
3 9 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Advertising
5 3 (2.78%) Legal
5 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Front Office
6 2 (1.85%) Games
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.22%) .NET
2 10 (9.26%) Web Services
3 4 (3.70%) HTML
4 3 (2.78%) SOAP
4 3 (2.78%) REST
4 3 (2.78%) CSS
4 3 (2.78%) XML
5 2 (1.85%) JMS
5 2 (1.85%) Middleware
5 2 (1.85%) JSON
5 2 (1.85%) WCF
5 2 (1.85%) LINQ
5 2 (1.85%) jQuery
5 2 (1.85%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.85%) Sass
6 1 (0.93%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.93%) RESTful
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.93%) HTML5
6 1 (0.93%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.04%) Derivative
3 11 (10.19%) Open Source
3 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.33%) Equities
5 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.85%) User Experience
6 2 (1.85%) FMCG
6 2 (1.85%) Online Games
6 2 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.93%) Physics
7 1 (0.93%) iPhone
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.89%) 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 37 (34.26%) Automated Testing
3 33 (30.56%) Manual Testing
4 28 (25.93%) Test Automation
4 28 (25.93%) Test Scripting
5 21 (19.44%) Multithreading
6 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.67%) TDD
6 18 (16.67%) Scrum
7 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (13.89%) BDD
9 14 (12.96%) Regression Testing
10 12 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.26%) Automation Testing
12 9 (8.33%) System Testing
12 9 (8.33%) OO
13 8 (7.41%) Data Management
14 7 (6.48%) RUP
14 7 (6.48%) DSDM
14 7 (6.48%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.07%) SQL
2 30 (27.78%) Java
3 11 (10.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.19%) C#
4 10 (9.26%) Python
5 7 (6.48%) Ruby
6 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.85%) F#
6 2 (1.85%) C++
6 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (38.89%) Degree
2 17 (15.74%) ISEB
3 12 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.78%) 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
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago