The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 55 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.72% 0.73% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.75% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.65%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
QA Test Analyst
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
410 531 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.32% 96.72% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 364 499 601
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Ipswich +4 2 £30,000 -7.69%
QA Test Analyst
East of England

QA Test Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
3 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA