The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 87 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.13% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.55%
QA Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
995 888 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.16% 95.07% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 739 762 721
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago