The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 417 - 449
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 20 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% - 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 6
Average salary £41,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 - £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Quality 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
20400 20187 21628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 94.96% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16022 16693 18505
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Quality Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Analyst across the South East region.

Quality Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Quality Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Quality Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Quality 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 Quality Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 10 - -
Kent - 4 £41,000 -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Quality Analyst
England

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title.

1 32 (91.43%) QA
2 30 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (51.43%) Java
5 17 (48.57%) HTML
6 14 (40.00%) Broadband
6 14 (40.00%) Internet
6 14 (40.00%) 3G
6 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 14 (40.00%) Smartphone
7 11 (31.43%) Degree
8 9 (25.71%) XML
9 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 8 (22.86%) ISEB
9 8 (22.86%) Selenium
10 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (20.00%) MS Office
10 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.00%) Test Management
11 6 (17.14%) Time Management
11 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
11 6 (17.14%) InstallAnywhere
11 6 (17.14%) Windows
11 6 (17.14%) Perl
11 6 (17.14%) InstallShield
11 6 (17.14%) Python
12 5 (14.29%) AdminStudio
12 5 (14.29%) MSI
12 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
12 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Broadband
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
1 14 (40.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Selenium
2 6 (17.14%) InstallAnywhere
2 6 (17.14%) InstallShield
3 5 (14.29%) AdminStudio
3 5 (14.29%) MSI
4 4 (11.43%) TestComplete
5 3 (8.57%) TestDirector
5 3 (8.57%) JIRA
5 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Test Management
4 6 (17.14%) Time Management
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) UML
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.71%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 6 (17.14%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) VB
4 4 (11.43%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) ISEB
3 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (91.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) GAMP
2 2 (5.71%) GxP
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) SunGard