The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 380 412 410
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 46 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 33
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
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
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +34 25 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +11 12 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Berkshire +28 2 £35,000 -20.00%
West Sussex +8 2 £34,000 +4.61%
Kent +12 1 £35,000 +16.66%
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, QA Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) QA
2 75 (80.65%) Selenium
3 54 (58.06%) Regression Testing
4 44 (47.31%) Automated Testing
4 44 (47.31%) Software Testing
5 43 (46.24%) SQL
6 41 (44.09%) Scrum
7 38 (40.86%) ISEB
7 38 (40.86%) ISTQB
8 33 (35.48%) JMeter
8 33 (35.48%) MySQL
9 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (32.26%) Software Delivery
10 24 (25.81%) Manual Testing
11 21 (22.58%) Test Scripting
12 20 (21.51%) BDD
13 19 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (19.35%) TDD
14 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
15 17 (18.28%) C#
16 16 (17.20%) .NET
16 16 (17.20%) Functional Testing
17 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
18 14 (15.05%) Integration Testing
18 14 (15.05%) Black-Box Testing
18 14 (15.05%) Automation Testing
18 14 (15.05%) Cucumber
19 13 (13.98%) NeoLoad
19 13 (13.98%) Degree
19 13 (13.98%) JIRA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) VoIP
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.48%) MySQL
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 75 (80.65%) Selenium
2 33 (35.48%) JMeter
3 14 (15.05%) Cucumber
4 13 (13.98%) JIRA
4 13 (13.98%) NeoLoad
5 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (10.75%) SpecFlow
7 7 (7.53%) WebDriver
8 6 (6.45%) SoapUI
9 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.30%) CircleCI
10 4 (4.30%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (4.30%) Protractor
10 4 (4.30%) WatiN
11 3 (3.23%) Subversion
11 3 (3.23%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.15%) InstallShield
12 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
12 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 3 (3.23%) Electronics
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Automotive
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) .NET
2 12 (12.90%) XML
3 9 (9.68%) Gherkin
4 7 (7.53%) HTML
5 5 (5.38%) Node.js
6 4 (4.30%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.30%) React
7 1 (1.08%) Ajax
7 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.08%) Java EE
7 1 (1.08%) JMS
7 1 (1.08%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.08%) REST
7 1 (1.08%) Spring
7 1 (1.08%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.08%) Web Services
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.23%) Wiki
3 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Unix
2 6 (6.45%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.06%) Regression Testing
2 44 (47.31%) Automated Testing
2 44 (47.31%) Software Testing
3 41 (44.09%) Scrum
4 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (32.26%) Software Delivery
5 24 (25.81%) Manual Testing
6 21 (22.58%) Test Scripting
7 20 (21.51%) BDD
8 19 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (19.35%) TDD
10 16 (17.20%) Functional Testing
11 15 (16.13%) Test Automation
12 14 (15.05%) Automation Testing
12 14 (15.05%) Black-Box Testing
12 14 (15.05%) Integration Testing
13 11 (11.83%) Data Validation
13 11 (11.83%) Validation
14 9 (9.68%) Stress Testing
15 7 (7.53%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.24%) SQL
2 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.28%) C#
4 10 (10.75%) Java
5 5 (5.38%) PHP
6 3 (3.23%) Perl
6 3 (3.23%) Python
7 2 (2.15%) C
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) Groovy
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (40.86%) ISEB
1 38 (40.86%) ISTQB
2 13 (13.98%) Degree
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle
3 3 (3.23%) SAP
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.08%) Rally
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