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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 52 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.09% 0.17% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.17% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £27,500 £31,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%

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
367 580 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 100.00% 96.19% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 332 497 430
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Stowmarket - 2 £25,000 -
Ipswich +31 1 £30,000 -4.76% 1
QA Test Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
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