The table below looks at the statistics for CSQA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSQA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA)
Rank 946 961 994
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +33
Permanent jobs citing CSQA 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.007% 0.033% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Average salary - £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary - £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28133 30520 32777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.59% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22650 23828 26212
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,150 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CSQA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSQA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CSQA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CSQA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSQA within the UK.

CSQA Salary Trend in the UK

CSQA
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSQA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
London +11 2 - - 1
England +4 2 - - 1

CSQA
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CSQA also 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 that cited CSQA.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Guidewire
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management

CSQA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CSQA also 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 that cited CSQA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Associate Director
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Director
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 2 (100.00%) Guidewire
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle