The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 169 - 168
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 10 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £26,250
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 - £28,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 3973 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.42% 94.98% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3031 3445 3208
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
North West

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Manchester region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Stockport - 3 £28,000 - 1
QA Analyst
North West

QA Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited QA 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited QA 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
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