The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Median salary £31,250 - £43,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1206 1968 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.73% 94.03% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1557 1592
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, QA 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 Reading region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc