The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 65 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.79% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
QA Test Analyst
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
471 353 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.45% 98.60% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 404 290 439
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £30,000 -
QA Test Analyst
North East

QA Test Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

QA Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA