The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 842 857 805
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 54 37 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.033% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.035% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 59
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quality Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Quality Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Quality Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Analyst over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 within the UK.

Quality Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 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
England +12 48 £35,000 -10.25% 11
London +16 25 £37,000 -7.50% 5
South East +11 9 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Scotland +1 6 £35,000 +29.62%
North West - 6 £32,500 -
Yorkshire -31 4 £27,500 -
South West - 4 £32,000 - 2
Bristol - 4 £32,000 - 1
City of London +26 3 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Edinburgh 0 3 £30,500 +12.96%
Sidcup - 3 £41,000 -
Southampton - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £43,500 -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Glasgow +10 2 £45,000 -
Kent 0 2 £41,000 -13.68% 1
West Midlands -6 2 £35,000 +40.00%
West Yorkshire -19 2 £27,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
York - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 -
Leeds - 2 £27,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Maidstone - 2 £41,000 -
Chester - 2 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £35,000 -
Preston - 2 £32,000 -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £38,000 +6.29%
Merseyside - 1 - -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title.

1 71 (62.28%) QA
2 45 (39.47%) SQL
3 33 (28.95%) Data Quality
4 32 (28.07%) Software Testing
5 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (19.30%) Java
6 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (15.79%) XML
8 17 (14.91%) SQL Server
9 16 (14.04%) Finance
9 16 (14.04%) Selenium
10 15 (13.16%) Test Automation
11 14 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (12.28%) HTML
11 14 (12.28%) Windows
12 13 (11.40%) Python
12 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
12 13 (11.40%) Perl
12 13 (11.40%) Time Management
13 12 (10.53%) Smartphone
13 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (10.53%) ISEB
13 12 (10.53%) InstallShield
13 12 (10.53%) Telecoms
14 11 (9.65%) Internet
14 11 (9.65%) 3G
14 11 (9.65%) Broadband
14 11 (9.65%) UNIX
14 11 (9.65%) ISTQB
14 11 (9.65%) Integration Testing

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (7.02%) MS Office
4 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) Broadband
1 11 (9.65%) Internet
1 11 (9.65%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.88%) QlikView
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Selenium
2 12 (10.53%) InstallShield
3 8 (7.02%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (6.14%) JIRA
5 6 (5.26%) TestComplete
5 6 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.63%) InstallAnywhere
7 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.75%) MSI
8 2 (1.75%) WebLOAD
8 2 (1.75%) AdminStudio
8 2 (1.75%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.88%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.88%) FogBugz
General
1 16 (14.04%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.39%) Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Front Office
6 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) XML
2 14 (12.28%) HTML
3 6 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (1.75%) FIXML
4 2 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.88%) Middleware
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.39%) CMDB
4 4 (3.51%) EPoS
5 3 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.75%) W3C
6 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Derivative
7 1 (0.88%) AS400
7 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.28%) Windows
2 11 (9.65%) UNIX
3 10 (8.77%) Solaris
3 10 (8.77%) Linux
4 3 (2.63%) MVS
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Software Testing
2 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.16%) Test Automation
4 14 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (11.40%) Time Management
6 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.65%) Integration Testing
8 10 (8.77%) Test Strategy
8 10 (8.77%) Data Management
8 10 (8.77%) Project Planning
9 9 (7.89%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.89%) Migration
9 9 (7.89%) System Testing
10 8 (7.02%) Data Migration
10 8 (7.02%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.14%) ETL
12 6 (5.26%) Project Management
12 6 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (4.39%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.47%) SQL
2 22 (19.30%) Java
3 13 (11.40%) Perl
3 13 (11.40%) Python
4 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.39%) C#
5 5 (4.39%) VB
5 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.63%) JCL
8 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) ISEB
2 11 (9.65%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.77%) Degree
4 5 (4.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (62.28%) QA
2 33 (28.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.75%) GAMP
3 2 (1.75%) GxP
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.77%) Oracle
2 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Talend
3 6 (5.26%) Trillium
4 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.39%) HP
5 4 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.51%) Datanomic
6 3 (2.63%) VMware
6 3 (2.63%) Teradata
6 3 (2.63%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.75%) Tableau
7 2 (1.75%) Cognos
7 2 (1.75%) Progress
7 2 (1.75%) Informatica
8 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.88%) Reuters
8 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) Google
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