The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 381 389 393
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 60 67 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 77
Median salary £35,000 £30,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -20.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.83% -12.85%
QA Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17951 20114 21982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.18% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 16515 17511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

QA Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +30 30 £29,000 -3.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +27 9 £35,000 -
Surrey +5 6 £42,500 +32.81% 3
West Sussex +2 6 £36,500 +46.00% 1
Berkshire +1 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Hampshire -5 2 £32,000 +39.13%
Oxfordshire -19 1 - -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 South East region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 123 (100.00%) QA
2 84 (68.29%) Selenium
3 59 (47.97%) Software Testing
3 59 (47.97%) Regression Testing
4 54 (43.90%) ISTQB
5 53 (43.09%) ISEB
6 46 (37.40%) Automated Testing
7 42 (34.15%) SQL
8 40 (32.52%) Scrum
9 37 (30.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (26.83%) JIRA
12 32 (26.02%) Functional Testing
13 31 (25.20%) Automation Testing
13 31 (25.20%) MySQL
13 31 (25.20%) JMeter
14 30 (24.39%) Telecoms
15 29 (23.58%) Java
15 29 (23.58%) Manual Testing
16 27 (21.95%) Test Automation
17 26 (21.14%) C#
18 24 (19.51%) Software Delivery
18 24 (19.51%) XML
19 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
19 23 (18.70%) Black-Box Testing
19 23 (18.70%) Integration Testing
20 20 (16.26%) Degree
21 18 (14.63%) Finance
21 18 (14.63%) WebDriver
22 17 (13.82%) Test Scripting

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.25%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.81%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) VoIP
2 3 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.20%) MySQL
2 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 84 (68.29%) Selenium
2 33 (26.83%) JIRA
3 31 (25.20%) JMeter
4 18 (14.63%) WebDriver
5 13 (10.57%) SoapUI
6 12 (9.76%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.76%) NeoLoad
6 12 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (8.94%) Cucumber
8 10 (8.13%) InstallShield
9 6 (4.88%) HP UFT
10 5 (4.07%) NUnit
10 5 (4.07%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (4.07%) SpecFlow
10 5 (4.07%) TestNG
11 4 (3.25%) JUnit
11 4 (3.25%) WatiN
12 3 (2.44%) Hudson
12 3 (2.44%) jMock
12 3 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 30 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 18 (14.63%) Finance
3 14 (11.38%) Marketing
4 6 (4.88%) Electronics
4 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.25%) Publishing
6 3 (2.44%) Automotive
7 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.51%) XML
2 15 (12.20%) .NET
3 10 (8.13%) HTML
4 6 (4.88%) SOAP
4 6 (4.88%) Web Services
5 5 (4.07%) React
5 5 (4.07%) REST
6 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.25%) Gherkin
6 4 (3.25%) JSON
6 4 (3.25%) RESTful
7 3 (2.44%) Ajax
7 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.44%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.44%) Java EE
7 3 (2.44%) JMS
7 3 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (2.44%) Node.js
7 3 (2.44%) Spring
7 3 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) User Experience
3 6 (4.88%) Wiki
4 5 (4.07%) PMI
5 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Linux
2 15 (12.20%) Unix
3 11 (8.94%) Windows
4 10 (8.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.97%) Regression Testing
1 59 (47.97%) Software Testing
2 46 (37.40%) Automated Testing
3 40 (32.52%) Scrum
4 37 (30.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (26.02%) Functional Testing
7 31 (25.20%) Automation Testing
8 29 (23.58%) Manual Testing
9 27 (21.95%) Test Automation
10 24 (19.51%) Software Delivery
11 23 (18.70%) Black-Box Testing
11 23 (18.70%) Integration Testing
12 17 (13.82%) Test Scripting
13 16 (13.01%) Test Strategy
14 14 (11.38%) BDD
15 13 (10.57%) Data Validation
15 13 (10.57%) Validation
16 12 (9.76%) TDD
16 12 (9.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.15%) SQL
2 29 (23.58%) Java
3 26 (21.14%) C#
4 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.82%) Python
6 16 (13.01%) Ruby
7 14 (11.38%) Perl
8 10 (8.13%) C
8 10 (8.13%) C++
9 5 (4.07%) PHP
10 3 (2.44%) Groovy
11 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (43.90%) ISTQB
2 53 (43.09%) ISEB
3 20 (16.26%) Degree
4 9 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.07%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) SAP
5 2 (1.63%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.81%) Rally
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