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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 422 408 421
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 16 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 24
Average salary £28,250 £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.50% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +2 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Hampshire - 5 £22,500 - 1
Surrey +4 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Oxfordshire +15 2 £27,000 -
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 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) QA
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) ISTQB
3 14 (45.16%) ISEB
3 14 (45.16%) Automation Testing
4 13 (41.94%) Selenium
5 11 (35.48%) XML
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) Finance
6 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 9 (29.03%) WebDriver
7 9 (29.03%) Scrum
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
8 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
8 8 (25.81%) C#
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Gherkin
8 8 (25.81%) BDD
9 7 (22.58%) Zephyr
9 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
9 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
9 7 (22.58%) JIRA
9 7 (22.58%) SaaS
9 7 (22.58%) Confluence
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
1 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) WebDriver
3 7 (22.58%) Zephyr
3 7 (22.58%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
8 1 (3.23%) Subversion
8 1 (3.23%) Grunt
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Marketing
4 3 (9.68%) Electronics
4 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) XML
2 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) Gherkin
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.68%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) JSON
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
7 1 (3.23%) LINQ
7 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) DTV
3 1 (3.23%) iDTV
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Automation Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (25.81%) BDD
5 5 (16.13%) Web Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) V-Model
9 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) VC++
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) ISTQB
1 14 (45.16%) ISEB
2 10 (32.26%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) HP
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