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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Analyst
Rank 832 864 836
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 64 76 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.064% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.067% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 38
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,800
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.65%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015 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 4 May 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
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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 +14 54 £35,000 +2.94% 9
London +28 27 £36,250 -2.02% 3
South East +15 16 £37,500 - 2
Wales +6 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
South Wales -2 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Berkshire +3 7 £39,000 -
Newport - 7 £40,000 - 1
City of London +22 6 £44,500 -3.78% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £32,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £32,500 - 1
Reading -5 4 £37,250 -
Croydon - 4 £35,000 -
East of England +24 3 £25,500 -20.31%
High Wycombe -3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Bingley - 3 - -
Norwich - 3 £25,500 -
Norfolk - 3 £25,500 -
Scotland +14 2 £45,000 +26.76% 3
Glasgow +12 2 £45,000 -40.00%
West Midlands -10 2 £26,500 -49.52%
Milton Keynes - 2 £38,250 - 1
Surrey +14 1 £45,000 +35.33%
South West -17 1 £45,000 +32.35%
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £42,250 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 61 (59.80%) QA
2 42 (41.18%) SQL
3 30 (29.41%) ISEB
4 28 (27.45%) Finance
4 28 (27.45%) Degree
5 26 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
6 24 (23.53%) Selenium
7 22 (21.57%) ISTQB
8 20 (19.61%) Data Quality
9 17 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 14 (13.73%) Scrum
10 14 (13.73%) Time Management
11 13 (12.75%) Automated Testing
12 12 (11.76%) Regression Testing
12 12 (11.76%) XML
12 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (10.78%) Test Scripting
13 11 (10.78%) Oracle
13 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
13 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
14 10 (9.80%) VB
14 10 (9.80%) Java
14 10 (9.80%) MS Office
14 10 (9.80%) Test Strategy
14 10 (9.80%) Automation Testing
15 9 (8.82%) JIRA
15 9 (8.82%) Validation
16 8 (7.84%) TDD
16 8 (7.84%) C#

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.80%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.98%) Big Data
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (23.53%) Selenium
2 9 (8.82%) JIRA
3 8 (7.84%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.86%) Behat
4 7 (6.86%) InstallShield
5 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.92%) TestComplete
6 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.96%) WebLOAD
7 2 (1.96%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.96%) JMeter
7 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.96%) Hudson
8 1 (0.98%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.98%) MSTest
8 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (27.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Games
4 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) XML
2 7 (6.86%) RESTful
3 3 (2.94%) Web Services
4 2 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.98%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) J2EE
5 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.96%) W3C
4 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.98%) EPoS
4 1 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.98%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) UNIX
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
1 6 (5.88%) Solaris
1 6 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Android
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
2 17 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 14 (13.73%) Scrum
3 14 (13.73%) Time Management
4 13 (12.75%) Automated Testing
5 12 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 11 (10.78%) Test Scripting
6 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
7 10 (9.80%) Test Strategy
7 10 (9.80%) Automation Testing
8 9 (8.82%) Validation
9 8 (7.84%) TDD
9 8 (7.84%) BDD
9 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (6.86%) Data Management
10 7 (6.86%) Web Design
10 7 (6.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.18%) SQL
2 10 (9.80%) VB
2 10 (9.80%) Java
3 8 (7.84%) C#
3 8 (7.84%) VBScript
4 7 (6.86%) Perl
4 7 (6.86%) PHP
4 7 (6.86%) Python
5 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.94%) COBOL
6 3 (2.94%) VB6
7 2 (1.96%) VBA
8 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (29.41%) ISEB
2 28 (27.45%) Degree
3 22 (21.57%) ISTQB
4 7 (6.86%) HND
5 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (59.80%) QA
2 20 (19.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.98%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Oracle
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) HP
4 3 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) DataFlux
5 2 (1.96%) Progress
5 2 (1.96%) Trillium
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.98%) Reuters
6 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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