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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 413 420 427
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 29 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 19
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -19.44%
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
19955 21746 21098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.94% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16310 17614 17489
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Surrey +14 11 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Hampshire - 10 £23,000 -
Berkshire -4 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Oxfordshire +7 1 £24,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Kent - 1 £30,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 47 (100.00%) QA
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) ISEB
3 24 (51.06%) ISTQB
4 19 (40.43%) Automation Testing
5 18 (38.30%) Finance
5 18 (38.30%) Software Testing
6 17 (36.17%) Degree
7 14 (29.79%) Web Services
8 13 (27.66%) XML
8 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
9 12 (25.53%) SQL
9 12 (25.53%) Selenium
10 11 (23.40%) Windows
11 10 (21.28%) Java
11 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.28%) Web Testing
11 10 (21.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
12 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
12 8 (17.02%) C#
12 8 (17.02%) TDD
13 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
13 7 (14.89%) Scrum
13 7 (14.89%) SOAP
13 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
13 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (14.89%) BDD
13 7 (14.89%) Gherkin
14 6 (12.77%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (12.77%) Confluence
2 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Selenium
2 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
3 6 (12.77%) Zephyr
4 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
6 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.13%) Grunt
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.64%) Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Electronics
4 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Web Services
2 13 (27.66%) XML
3 7 (14.89%) Gherkin
3 7 (14.89%) SOAP
4 6 (12.77%) .NET
5 5 (10.64%) HTML
6 4 (8.51%) REST
7 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.38%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (4.26%) CSS
9 1 (2.13%) WCF
9 1 (2.13%) LINQ
9 1 (2.13%) jQuery
9 1 (2.13%) Sass
9 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) DTV
3 3 (6.38%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Automation Testing
3 18 (38.30%) Software Testing
4 13 (27.66%) Automated Testing
5 10 (21.28%) Web Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
6 8 (17.02%) TDD
7 7 (14.89%) Scrum
7 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.89%) BDD
8 5 (10.64%) Test Planning
8 5 (10.64%) Workflow
9 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.51%) Workflow Management
9 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) C++
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) ISEB
1 24 (51.06%) ISTQB
2 17 (36.17%) Degree
3 10 (21.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) HP
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