The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 83 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.73% 0.081% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.084% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
QA Test 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
810 1189 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 98.30% 96.43% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 736 992 861
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, QA Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Pyramid
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Python

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Pyramid
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA