The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 421 392 422
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 14 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.090% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.096% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 18
Average salary £41,250 £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.36% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £24,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -13.07%
QA Test 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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -9 8 £42,750 - 1
Surrey -6 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -26 1 £27,500 +12.24%
East Sussex - 1 £25,500 -
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) QA
2 24 (53.33%) ISEB
3 18 (40.00%) Finance
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Selenium
4 14 (31.11%) Manual Testing
5 13 (28.89%) ISTQB
6 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
6 12 (26.67%) Test Planning
7 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
7 11 (24.44%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (24.44%) C#
7 11 (24.44%) XML
8 10 (22.22%) SpecFlow
8 10 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (17.78%) TDD
10 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.78%) HP
10 8 (17.78%) SOAP
10 8 (17.78%) Degree
11 7 (15.56%) JIRA
11 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
11 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
11 7 (15.56%) Web Services
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 6 (13.33%) Retail
12 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited QA Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Selenium
2 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
3 10 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 7 (15.56%) JIRA
4 7 (15.56%) WebDriver
5 6 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (11.11%) FitNesse
7 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.67%) Zephyr
9 2 (4.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (4.44%) Xcode
9 2 (4.44%) JMeter
10 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
10 1 (2.22%) Subversion
10 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.22%) Grunt
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) XML
2 8 (17.78%) SOAP
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) .NET
4 5 (11.11%) WSDL
4 5 (11.11%) XSD
5 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
5 3 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.22%) Sass
6 1 (2.22%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) LINQ
6 1 (2.22%) JSON
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) SWIFT
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) iDTV
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Manual Testing
3 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 12 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 10 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 8 (17.78%) TDD
6 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Product Management
8 5 (11.11%) Test Management
8 5 (11.11%) Time Management
8 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.11%) BDD
9 4 (8.89%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.44%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) ISEB
2 13 (28.89%) ISTQB
3 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) HP
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
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