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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 418 419 433
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 32 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.046% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.048% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 12
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £43,150
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +13 14 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Berkshire +3 13 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £25,000 - 1
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) QA
2 45 (68.18%) Finance
3 44 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (45.45%) SQL
6 28 (42.42%) .NET
7 27 (40.91%) C#
7 27 (40.91%) ISEB
7 27 (40.91%) Degree
8 24 (36.36%) Test Automation
9 23 (34.85%) Computer Science
10 22 (33.33%) Java
11 20 (30.30%) C++
12 19 (28.79%) XML
12 19 (28.79%) Selenium
12 19 (28.79%) Mathematics
12 19 (28.79%) Test Strategy
13 17 (25.76%) HP Quality Center
13 17 (25.76%) OO
14 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
15 14 (21.21%) Manual Testing
15 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
15 14 (21.21%) SOAP
15 14 (21.21%) QuickTest Pro
16 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (16.67%) HP
18 10 (15.15%) Retail
18 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
18 10 (15.15%) Test Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Selenium
2 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 14 (21.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (13.64%) SpecFlow
5 9 (13.64%) FitNesse
6 5 (7.58%) Subversion
6 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
7 4 (6.06%) Grunt
7 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
7 4 (6.06%) JIRA
7 4 (6.06%) JMeter
8 3 (4.55%) JUnit
8 3 (4.55%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.03%) LoadUI
9 2 (3.03%) jMock
9 2 (3.03%) TestDirector
10 1 (1.52%) Maven
10 1 (1.52%) TestComplete
General
1 45 (68.18%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Retail
3 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.06%) Marketing
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) .NET
2 19 (28.79%) XML
3 14 (21.21%) SOAP
4 9 (13.64%) WSDL
4 9 (13.64%) Web Services
4 9 (13.64%) XSD
5 8 (12.12%) HTML
5 8 (12.12%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) Sass
6 4 (6.06%) Backbone.js
6 4 (6.06%) WCF
6 4 (6.06%) LINQ
6 4 (6.06%) jQuery
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
7 2 (3.03%) REST
7 2 (3.03%) JMS
7 2 (3.03%) Middleware
8 1 (1.52%) LAMP
8 1 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Computer Science
2 19 (28.79%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.06%) FMCG
4 3 (4.55%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) iDTV
6 1 (1.52%) Open Source
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 19 (28.79%) Test Strategy
5 17 (25.76%) OO
6 14 (21.21%) Manual Testing
6 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
7 10 (15.15%) Test Management
8 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
11 5 (7.58%) BDD
11 5 (7.58%) System Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Functional Testing
12 4 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (6.06%) Kanban
12 4 (6.06%) V-Model
12 4 (6.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) SQL
2 27 (40.91%) C#
3 22 (33.33%) Java
4 20 (30.30%) C++
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.06%) VBScript
6 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.03%) Delphi
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) ISEB
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
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