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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 586 604 509
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -95
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 35 41 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.090% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.096% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 121
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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
41833 42816 45422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.95% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35659 35282 39272
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £79,000
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +3 11 £40,000 +45.45% 1
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 93 (100.00%) QA
2 48 (51.61%) SQL
2 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (43.01%) Selenium
4 35 (37.63%) Finance
5 34 (36.56%) Automated Testing
6 30 (32.26%) JIRA
6 30 (32.26%) Test Scripting
7 28 (30.11%) Degree
7 28 (30.11%) Test Automation
8 27 (29.03%) WebDriver
9 23 (24.73%) .NET
9 23 (24.73%) Computer Science
9 23 (24.73%) Manual Testing
10 22 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (22.58%) ISEB
11 21 (22.58%) Multithreading
11 21 (22.58%) BDD
12 20 (21.51%) TDD
13 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
14 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (17.20%) Java
16 14 (15.05%) Regression Testing
17 13 (13.98%) ISTQB
17 13 (13.98%) User Acceptance Testing
18 12 (12.90%) Oracle
18 12 (12.90%) Scrum
19 11 (11.83%) C#
19 11 (11.83%) Open Source
20 10 (10.75%) Software Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) 3G
2 1 (1.08%) HSDPA
2 1 (1.08%) 2G
2 1 (1.08%) Wireless
2 1 (1.08%) GPRS
2 1 (1.08%) GSM
2 1 (1.08%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.08%) UMTS
2 1 (1.08%) WCDMA
2 1 (1.08%) HSUPA
2 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.23%) Pentaho
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) QlikView
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.08%) MySQL
7 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (43.01%) Selenium
2 30 (32.26%) JIRA
3 27 (29.03%) WebDriver
4 19 (20.43%) Git (software)
5 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.38%) eggPlant
6 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.23%) Capybara
7 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.15%) Behat
8 2 (2.15%) Hudson
9 1 (1.08%) Toad
9 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.08%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.08%) Xcode
9 1 (1.08%) JUnit
9 1 (1.08%) TestNG
9 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.08%) Subversion
9 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 35 (37.63%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Billing
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Legal
3 2 (2.15%) Games
3 2 (2.15%) Front Office
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Law
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.73%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.08%) COM
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) JSP
4 1 (1.08%) Servlets
4 1 (1.08%) SOAP
4 1 (1.08%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.08%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.08%) REST
4 1 (1.08%) CSS3
4 1 (1.08%) HTML5
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.08%) RESTful
4 1 (1.08%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.83%) Open Source
3 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.53%) Derivative
5 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) User Experience
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
5 2 (2.15%) Online Games
5 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.08%) W3C
6 1 (1.08%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.08%) Equities
6 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Physics
6 1 (1.08%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) UNIX
1 3 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.56%) Automated Testing
3 30 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 28 (30.11%) Test Automation
5 23 (24.73%) Manual Testing
6 22 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (22.58%) Multithreading
7 21 (22.58%) BDD
8 20 (21.51%) TDD
9 14 (15.05%) Regression Testing
10 13 (13.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (12.90%) Scrum
12 10 (10.75%) Software Testing
13 9 (9.68%) OO
13 9 (9.68%) Automation Testing
14 5 (5.38%) ETL
14 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.38%) Performance Testing
14 5 (5.38%) Integration Testing
14 5 (5.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.61%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) Java
3 11 (11.83%) C#
4 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.45%) Python
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
8 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) Degree
2 21 (22.58%) ISEB
3 13 (13.98%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (8.60%) GAAP
3 2 (2.15%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.23%) HP
3 3 (3.23%) Informatica
3 3 (3.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.08%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
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