The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Quality Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Analyst
Rank 853 885 915
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 54 82 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.075% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.078% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 45
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £59,550 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £31,125 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.23% -5.79%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Quality Analyst in the job title.

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 29 September 2016 within the UK.

Quality Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Analyst
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
England +45 52 £40,000 +6.66% 5
London +23 23 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -12 13 £31,250 -3.84% 1
City of London +42 10 £49,000 -2.00%
South East +57 8 £29,000 -9.37% 2
Berkshire +34 5 £31,000 -31.11%
Yorkshire +33 5 £31,875 -15.00%
West Yorkshire - 5 £31,875 -
Reading +23 4 £31,000 -31.11%
Leeds - 4 £31,875 -
East Sussex - 3 £29,000 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £31,250 - 1
Brighton - 3 £29,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £24,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Worcester - 2 £31,500 -
South Wales +6 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Wales +1 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Newport 0 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Telford -3 1 - -
Shropshire -7 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £26,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -
Bradford - 1 - -

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Quality 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 featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 58 (50.43%) Data Quality
2 52 (45.22%) QA
3 49 (42.61%) SQL
4 31 (26.96%) Data Management
5 30 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (25.22%) Data Analysis
7 20 (17.39%) Data Governance
8 18 (15.65%) Finance
8 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
9 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (14.78%) ISEB
9 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (13.91%) Scrum
11 15 (13.04%) Automated Testing
11 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
11 15 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 15 (13.04%) Quality Management
11 15 (13.04%) MS Office
11 15 (13.04%) Selenium
12 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
13 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
13 13 (11.30%) Validation
13 13 (11.30%) Test Automation
14 12 (10.43%) Banking
15 11 (9.57%) SDLC
15 11 (9.57%) WebDriver
15 11 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
16 10 (8.70%) JIRA
16 10 (8.70%) Regression Testing

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (8.70%) SAS
2 2 (1.74%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) Drupal
2 2 (1.74%) WordPress
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.04%) MS Office
3 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Magento
1 2 (1.74%) Shopify
2 1 (0.87%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.22%) QlikView
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.48%) MS Access
5 3 (2.61%) MySQL
5 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) Big Data
6 1 (0.87%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.87%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Selenium
2 11 (9.57%) WebDriver
3 10 (8.70%) JIRA
4 7 (6.09%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.35%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.48%) HP UFT
7 4 (3.48%) LoadRunner
7 4 (3.48%) TestComplete
7 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.61%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.74%) Hudson
10 1 (0.87%) Ant
10 1 (0.87%) Gradle
10 1 (0.87%) jMock
10 1 (0.87%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 12 (10.43%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Marketing
4 5 (4.35%) Back Office
5 4 (3.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.61%) Military
7 2 (1.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) .NET
2 6 (5.22%) Web Services
3 5 (4.35%) HTML
4 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.48%) SOAP
5 2 (1.74%) CSS
5 2 (1.74%) HTML5
5 2 (1.74%) XML
6 1 (0.87%) Ajax
6 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.87%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.87%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.87%) Java EE
6 1 (0.87%) JMS
6 1 (0.87%) JSON
6 1 (0.87%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.87%) REST
6 1 (0.87%) Spring
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.96%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.61%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.61%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.74%) Equities
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.74%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.74%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.87%) EPoS
6 1 (0.87%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.87%) Replication
6 1 (0.87%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Data Management
2 30 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (25.22%) Data Analysis
4 20 (17.39%) Data Governance
5 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (13.91%) Scrum
7 15 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 15 (13.04%) Quality Management
7 15 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 13 (11.30%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.30%) Validation
9 11 (9.57%) SDLC
9 11 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (8.70%) CRM
10 10 (8.70%) Regression Testing
10 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
11 9 (7.83%) Defect Tracking
11 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.83%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.96%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.61%) SQL
2 10 (8.70%) C#
3 9 (7.83%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.35%) VBA
5 4 (3.48%) Java
5 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.61%) C
7 1 (0.87%) Groovy
7 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) ISEB
2 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.09%) Degree
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (50.43%) Data Quality
2 52 (45.22%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle
3 6 (5.22%) SAP
4 5 (4.35%) Ab Initio
4 5 (4.35%) Informatica
4 5 (4.35%) Northgate
4 5 (4.35%) Trillium
5 4 (3.48%) Civica
5 4 (3.48%) Orchard
6 3 (2.61%) Cognos
6 3 (2.61%) DataFlux
6 3 (2.61%) Tableau
7 2 (1.74%) Adobe
7 2 (1.74%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.74%) Teradata
8 1 (0.87%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.87%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.87%) Sybase
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