The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 125 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2174 2140 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 94.27% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1709 1754
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
Berkshire

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 29 July 2014.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) LoadUI
6 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) jMock
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) LoadUI
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) VBScript
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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