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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 421 419 426
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 25 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.059% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.062% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 19
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
20998 20896 20988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.81% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16760 17048 18116
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +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 £62,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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
East Sussex - 14 £35,000 -
Surrey +14 7 £32,000 -12.32% 1
Berkshire +15 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £30,000 -6.25%
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 56 (100.00%) QA
2 33 (58.93%) Finance
3 32 (57.14%) ISEB
4 27 (48.21%) Software Testing
5 25 (44.64%) Test Planning
6 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (41.07%) Selenium
8 20 (35.71%) Cucumber
9 19 (33.93%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (33.93%) XML
10 17 (30.36%) Manual Testing
11 16 (28.57%) SpecFlow
12 15 (26.79%) SOAP
12 15 (26.79%) HP
13 13 (23.21%) Web Services
13 13 (23.21%) QuickTest Pro
13 13 (23.21%) C#
13 13 (23.21%) SQL
14 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
14 12 (21.43%) Retail
14 12 (21.43%) Test Management
14 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
15 11 (19.64%) FitNesse
15 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (19.64%) WSDL
15 11 (19.64%) XSD
15 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
15 11 (19.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (17.86%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) JBoss
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Selenium
2 20 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 16 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 13 (23.21%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (19.64%) FitNesse
6 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
6 5 (8.93%) JIRA
7 4 (7.14%) Subversion
8 3 (5.36%) JMeter
8 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
8 3 (5.36%) Grunt
9 2 (3.57%) TestDirector
9 2 (3.57%) Xcode
9 2 (3.57%) JUnit
9 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.79%) jMock
10 1 (1.79%) TestComplete
General
1 33 (58.93%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Retail
2 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) XML
2 15 (26.79%) SOAP
3 13 (23.21%) Web Services
4 11 (19.64%) XSD
4 11 (19.64%) WSDL
5 10 (17.86%) .NET
6 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 3 (5.36%) CSS
6 3 (5.36%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.36%) Sass
6 3 (5.36%) JSON
6 3 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (5.36%) WCF
6 3 (5.36%) LINQ
6 3 (5.36%) jQuery
7 1 (1.79%) REST
7 1 (1.79%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) J2EE
7 1 (1.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) FMCG
2 3 (5.36%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Software Testing
2 25 (44.64%) Test Planning
3 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.36%) Manual Testing
5 12 (21.43%) Test Management
5 12 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 8 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.93%) Black-Box Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Time Management
8 5 (8.93%) Product Management
9 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Logistics
10 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
10 3 (5.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) C#
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) ISEB
2 11 (19.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
4 7 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) HP
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago