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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 422 396 420
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 14 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.13% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
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
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +8 9 £43,000 - 1
Surrey -22 2 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Hampshire -18 1 £27,500 +12.24%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (48.65%) ISEB
3 15 (40.54%) ISTQB
4 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) Manual Testing
5 13 (35.14%) Selenium
5 13 (35.14%) C#
6 12 (32.43%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) Automation Testing
8 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) Cucumber
10 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
10 7 (18.92%) .NET
10 7 (18.92%) XML
10 7 (18.92%) TDD
10 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
11 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
11 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (13.51%) Product Management
12 5 (13.51%) Time Management
12 5 (13.51%) JIRA
12 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
12 5 (13.51%) Black-Box Testing
12 5 (13.51%) SaaS
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
12 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
12 5 (13.51%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (10.81%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
1 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Selenium
2 8 (21.62%) Cucumber
3 7 (18.92%) WebDriver
4 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
5 5 (13.51%) JIRA
5 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.11%) Zephyr
7 2 (5.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (5.41%) Xcode
8 1 (2.70%) Subversion
8 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.70%) Grunt
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
4 2 (5.41%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) Sass
5 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.70%) XSD
5 1 (2.70%) WSDL
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
5 1 (2.70%) LINQ
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (37.84%) Manual Testing
2 10 (27.03%) Automation Testing
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) Black-Box Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
5 5 (13.51%) Time Management
5 5 (13.51%) Product Management
6 4 (10.81%) BDD
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Test Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) ISEB
2 15 (40.54%) ISTQB
3 9 (24.32%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) HP
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