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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 575 561 536
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 59 45 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 104
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 17 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Sidcup - 1 £30,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 135 (100.00%) QA
2 78 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (43.70%) Finance
4 53 (39.26%) SQL
5 48 (35.56%) Selenium
6 47 (34.81%) Degree
7 45 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 40 (29.63%) Computer Science
9 35 (25.93%) Test Scripting
10 34 (25.19%) Automated Testing
11 33 (24.44%) Java
12 32 (23.70%) Test Automation
13 29 (21.48%) .NET
14 27 (20.00%) JIRA
15 26 (19.26%) Scrum
15 26 (19.26%) Multithreading
15 26 (19.26%) WebDriver
16 25 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
18 23 (17.04%) ISEB
18 23 (17.04%) TDD
19 22 (16.30%) Derivative
20 20 (14.81%) Software Testing
20 20 (14.81%) Regression Testing
21 19 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
22 18 (13.33%) UNIX
22 18 (13.33%) ISTQB
22 18 (13.33%) Banking
23 17 (12.59%) C#
24 16 (11.85%) Python

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (5.93%) Confluence
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.48%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.48%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) HTTP
2 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.48%) QlikView
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) MySQL
6 1 (0.74%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (35.56%) Selenium
2 27 (20.00%) JIRA
3 26 (19.26%) WebDriver
4 13 (9.63%) Cucumber
4 13 (9.63%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (8.89%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.44%) WatiN
6 6 (4.44%) NUnit
7 5 (3.70%) Capybara
8 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.96%) SilkTest
8 4 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.22%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (1.48%) Grunt
10 2 (1.48%) LoadUI
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.48%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.48%) jMock
10 2 (1.48%) Hudson
General
1 59 (43.70%) Finance
2 18 (13.33%) Banking
3 13 (9.63%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.44%) Marketing
5 4 (2.96%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) Advertising
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Front Office
6 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.48%) Games
7 2 (1.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.48%) .NET
2 10 (7.41%) Web Services
3 7 (5.19%) SOAP
4 6 (4.44%) REST
5 4 (2.96%) XML
6 3 (2.22%) HTML
7 2 (1.48%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.48%) WCF
7 2 (1.48%) LINQ
7 2 (1.48%) jQuery
7 2 (1.48%) JMS
7 2 (1.48%) Middleware
7 2 (1.48%) JSON
7 2 (1.48%) CSS
7 2 (1.48%) Sass
8 1 (0.74%) JSP
8 1 (0.74%) Servlets
8 1 (0.74%) COM
8 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.30%) Derivative
3 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (10.37%) Equities
5 11 (8.15%) Open Source
6 6 (4.44%) User Experience
6 6 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.70%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.96%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.22%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.22%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.48%) Online Games
10 2 (1.48%) FMCG
10 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.74%) iPhone
11 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.74%) Social Media
11 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.33%) UNIX
2 7 (5.19%) Windows
3 6 (4.44%) Linux
4 2 (1.48%) Android
4 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 35 (25.93%) Test Scripting
4 34 (25.19%) Automated Testing
5 32 (23.70%) Test Automation
6 26 (19.26%) Multithreading
6 26 (19.26%) Scrum
7 25 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (17.04%) TDD
9 20 (14.81%) Regression Testing
9 20 (14.81%) Software Testing
10 19 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (11.85%) Web Testing
12 14 (10.37%) System Testing
13 13 (9.63%) Automation Testing
14 12 (8.89%) BDD
15 11 (8.15%) Performance Testing
16 10 (7.41%) Data Management
16 10 (7.41%) RUP
16 10 (7.41%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.26%) SQL
2 33 (24.44%) Java
3 17 (12.59%) C#
4 16 (11.85%) Python
5 10 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.67%) Ruby
7 4 (2.96%) C++
7 4 (2.96%) F#
8 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.74%) VBScript
9 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (34.81%) Degree
2 23 (17.04%) ISEB
3 18 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) GAAP
3 2 (1.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.48%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.19%) Oracle
3 3 (2.22%) HP
4 2 (1.48%) Charles River
4 2 (1.48%) SimCorp
4 2 (1.48%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.48%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.74%) Informatica
5 1 (0.74%) Fidessa
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago