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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 863 841 833
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 34 49 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.045% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.047% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,375 £47,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -20.00%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 19 December 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -9 31 £35,000 -6.66% 7
London +19 15 £35,000 -17.64% 3
South East +11 6 £41,000 +9.33%
Yorkshire -21 6 £32,750 -
West Yorkshire -13 4 £32,750 -
Leeds - 4 £32,750 -
Scotland +1 3 £32,750 +31.00%
Southampton - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Edinburgh -6 2 £32,750 +31.00%
Bristol - 2 £32,000 -
Sidcup - 2 £41,375 -
York - 2 - -
South West - 2 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
North West - 2 £31,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire +4 1 £38,000 +1.33%
Kent -3 1 £41,000 -13.68%
West Midlands -14 1 £35,000 +2.94%
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £43,500 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £43,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £41,000 -
Preston - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (59.80%) QA
2 41 (40.20%) SQL
3 34 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 28 (27.45%) Software Testing
5 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (17.65%) Finance
7 17 (16.67%) XML
8 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
9 15 (14.71%) Java
10 14 (13.73%) Test Automation
10 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 13 (12.75%) Time Management
11 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (12.75%) Windows
11 13 (12.75%) HTML
12 12 (11.76%) UNIX
12 12 (11.76%) Perl
12 12 (11.76%) Python
12 12 (11.76%) Selenium
13 11 (10.78%) InstallShield
13 11 (10.78%) Smartphone
13 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
13 11 (10.78%) Solaris
13 11 (10.78%) Linux
13 11 (10.78%) Integration Testing
13 11 (10.78%) Test Strategy
13 11 (10.78%) Oracle
13 11 (10.78%) Project Planning
13 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) MS Office
3 5 (4.90%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) Broadband
1 10 (9.80%) Internet
1 10 (9.80%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.98%) MySQL
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.98%) QlikView
6 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Selenium
2 11 (10.78%) InstallShield
3 8 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (5.88%) JIRA
5 5 (4.90%) TestComplete
6 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.92%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.96%) WebLOAD
8 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.98%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.98%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.98%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) French Language
6 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.67%) XML
2 13 (12.75%) HTML
3 6 (5.88%) J2EE
4 2 (1.96%) FIXML
4 2 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.98%) Middleware
5 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.78%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.92%) EPoS
4 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.96%) W3C
5 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) AS400
6 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.98%) Equities
6 1 (0.98%) Derivative
6 1 (0.98%) CMDB
6 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 12 (11.76%) UNIX
3 11 (10.78%) Solaris
3 11 (10.78%) Linux
4 3 (2.94%) MVS
5 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Software Testing
2 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.73%) Test Automation
4 13 (12.75%) Time Management
4 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (10.78%) Project Planning
5 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.78%) Integration Testing
5 11 (10.78%) Test Strategy
6 10 (9.80%) Data Management
7 9 (8.82%) Data Analysis
8 8 (7.84%) Migration
8 8 (7.84%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.84%) System Testing
9 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (6.86%) ETL
10 6 (5.88%) Project Management
11 5 (4.90%) Quality Management
11 5 (4.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.20%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) Java
3 12 (11.76%) Perl
3 12 (11.76%) Python
4 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.90%) C#
5 5 (4.90%) VB
5 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.94%) JCL
8 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.98%) Ruby
9 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) ISEB
1 10 (9.80%) ISTQB
2 8 (7.84%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (59.80%) QA
2 34 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.96%) GAMP
3 2 (1.96%) GxP
4 1 (0.98%) SLA
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Oracle
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Talend
3 6 (5.88%) Trillium
4 5 (4.90%) HP
5 4 (3.92%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.92%) Datanomic
6 3 (2.94%) VMware
6 3 (2.94%) Teradata
6 3 (2.94%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.96%) Tableau
7 2 (1.96%) Cognos
7 2 (1.96%) Progress
7 2 (1.96%) Informatica
8 1 (0.98%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.98%) Reuters
8 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) Google
8 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London Bridge
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 days ago