The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 75 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.27% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £23,970
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
QA Analyst
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
679 406 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.38% 95.98% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 655 353 453
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,900 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Northampton

QA Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) MSF

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) MSF
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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