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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 557 561 525
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 50 86 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 85 80
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 £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 27 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 27 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
(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 +22 21 £43,750 +6.06% 3
Sidcup -3 1 £30,000 -25.92%
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (54.76%) SQL
4 44 (52.38%) Selenium
5 35 (41.67%) Automated Testing
6 34 (40.48%) WebDriver
7 29 (34.52%) Finance
8 27 (32.14%) Test Automation
9 26 (30.95%) JIRA
9 26 (30.95%) Test Scripting
10 23 (27.38%) BDD
11 22 (26.19%) Manual Testing
11 22 (26.19%) Java
12 21 (25.00%) .NET
12 21 (25.00%) TDD
13 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (23.81%) Degree
14 18 (21.43%) Cucumber
15 17 (20.24%) C#
15 17 (20.24%) ISEB
16 16 (19.05%) Computer Science
17 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
17 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
18 14 (16.67%) Scrum
18 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
18 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (14.29%) Regression Testing
20 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
20 11 (13.10%) ISTQB
21 10 (11.90%) Software Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
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%) 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 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.38%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.19%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (52.38%) Selenium
2 34 (40.48%) WebDriver
3 26 (30.95%) JIRA
4 18 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
5 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
6 9 (10.71%) JUnit
6 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.76%) eggPlant
7 4 (4.76%) Behat
8 3 (3.57%) Appium
8 3 (3.57%) Calabash
8 3 (3.57%) NUnit
8 3 (3.57%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.38%) TestNG
9 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.19%) QADirector
10 1 (1.19%) WATIR
10 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
General
1 29 (34.52%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
2 5 (5.95%) XML
3 3 (3.57%) JSON
3 3 (3.57%) SOAP
4 2 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (1.19%) HTML
5 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.19%) COM
5 1 (1.19%) CSS
5 1 (1.19%) JSP
5 1 (1.19%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.33%) Open Source
2 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.57%) Social Network
6 2 (2.38%) iPhone
6 2 (2.38%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.38%) Derivative
6 2 (2.38%) Statistics
6 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) Physics
7 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.19%) EPoS
7 1 (1.19%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.19%) W3C
7 1 (1.19%) Social Media
7 1 (1.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Android
2 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 27 (32.14%) Test Automation
4 26 (30.95%) Test Scripting
5 23 (27.38%) BDD
6 22 (26.19%) Manual Testing
7 21 (25.00%) TDD
8 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 14 (16.67%) Scrum
10 12 (14.29%) Regression Testing
11 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
12 10 (11.90%) OO
12 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
13 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (9.52%) Automation Testing
14 6 (7.14%) User Stories
14 6 (7.14%) ETL
14 6 (7.14%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) SQL
2 22 (26.19%) Java
3 17 (20.24%) C#
4 7 (8.33%) Python
5 6 (7.14%) PHP
5 6 (7.14%) Ruby
5 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.19%) VBScript
7 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Degree
2 17 (20.24%) ISEB
3 11 (13.10%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Oracle
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.38%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
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