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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.62% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.70%
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
623 584 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.44% 93.74% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 537 519 329
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Coaching
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 6 (42.86%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Selenium

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Security Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) User Stories
3 6 (42.86%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago