The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 215 226 219
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.037% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.038% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 5
Average salary £52,500 £34,750 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.07% +36.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +17.91%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 10 £52,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Dorset - 1 £50,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (64.71%) Regression Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) Manual Testing
3 9 (52.94%) System Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Middleware
3 9 (52.94%) Stress Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) ISEB
5 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) V-Model
6 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
6 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
6 3 (17.65%) WATIR
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
2 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 3 (17.65%) WATIR
3 2 (11.76%) Ranorex
3 2 (11.76%) TestComplete
3 2 (11.76%) WatiN
3 2 (11.76%) JMeter
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Regression Testing
1 11 (64.71%) Test Scripting
2 9 (52.94%) Manual Testing
2 9 (52.94%) System Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Stress Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) V-Model
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL
4 1 (5.88%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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