The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 48 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.54% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
QA Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 461 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.55% 97.46% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 427 400 509
Average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Liverpool - 14 £35,000 - 1
QA Analyst
North West

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (86.67%) Functional Testing
3 11 (73.33%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) Selenium
4 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (60.00%) JIRA
4 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Defect Management
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Java
6 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Workflow
6 7 (46.67%) QA Automation
6 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
7 6 (40.00%) Test Management
7 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) ISEB
7 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (33.33%) Telerik
8 5 (33.33%) HND
8 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
10 2 (13.33%) Jenkins

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JIRA
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) Gerrit
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Functional Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) QA Automation
4 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (46.67%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) API Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) OWASP
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) Telerik
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago