The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had QA Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 52 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 13 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.31% 1.37% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.39% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 10
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
550 647 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.86% 98.33% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 514 601 384
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +26 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Bury St Edmunds -9 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Lowestoft - 1 - -
QA Test Analyst
East of England

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, QA Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (87.50%) ISEB
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) Java
4 12 (75.00%) Games
4 12 (75.00%) Online Games
5 11 (68.75%) ISTQB
6 10 (62.50%) Automation Testing
7 9 (56.25%) Manual Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Selenium
10 3 (18.75%) Android
10 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
10 3 (18.75%) BDD
10 3 (18.75%) Calabash
10 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
10 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
10 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Windows
10 3 (18.75%) Python
10 3 (18.75%) Perl
10 3 (18.75%) JUnit
11 2 (12.50%) SQL
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 2 (12.50%) Scrum
11 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
11 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (12.50%) SDLC

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) Calabash
2 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 12 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Automation Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Manual Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) ISEB
2 11 (68.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago