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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 405 412 419
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 34 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.17% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
19701 20992 19908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16447 16493 16428
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +4 16 £35,250 +17.50%
Berkshire +11 4 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Hampshire - 4 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £33,750 -
Kent - 2 £30,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 55 (100.00%) QA
2 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) ISEB
4 26 (47.27%) ISTQB
4 26 (47.27%) Software Testing
5 20 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 18 (32.73%) Selenium
6 18 (32.73%) Automated Testing
7 17 (30.91%) Finance
8 16 (29.09%) Web Services
9 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
9 15 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (25.45%) Degree
11 13 (23.64%) Windows
12 12 (21.82%) SQL
12 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
12 12 (21.82%) Web Testing
13 11 (20.00%) Java
14 10 (18.18%) XML
15 9 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
15 9 (16.36%) WebDriver
16 8 (14.55%) JIRA
16 8 (14.55%) C#
16 8 (14.55%) .NET
17 7 (12.73%) Gherkin
17 7 (12.73%) Oracle
17 7 (12.73%) SOAP
17 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
17 7 (12.73%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Selenium
2 9 (16.36%) WebDriver
3 8 (14.55%) JIRA
4 5 (9.09%) Zephyr
5 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.45%) Sahi
5 3 (5.45%) JProfiler
5 3 (5.45%) JUnit
6 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.64%) WATIR
6 2 (3.64%) TestComplete
6 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.82%) Rational Robot
7 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Electronics
3 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) Web Services
2 10 (18.18%) XML
3 8 (14.55%) .NET
4 7 (12.73%) SOAP
4 7 (12.73%) Gherkin
5 4 (7.27%) REST
5 4 (7.27%) HTML
6 3 (5.45%) CSS
6 3 (5.45%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.82%) HTML5
7 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) DTV
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.45%) SWIFT
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) Software Testing
3 20 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 18 (32.73%) Automated Testing
5 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 12 (21.82%) Web Testing
7 9 (16.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.73%) Workflow
8 7 (12.73%) Scrum
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
9 5 (9.09%) BDD
10 4 (7.27%) V-Model
10 4 (7.27%) Test Planning
10 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.27%) Workflow Management
10 4 (7.27%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.27%) Manual Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 11 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (14.55%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.45%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
5 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.82%) VC++
6 1 (1.82%) PHP5
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) ISEB
2 26 (47.27%) ISTQB
3 15 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (25.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) HP
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