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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 834 831 804
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 68 45 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.042% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.045% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 76
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -8.97%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 62 £39,000 -2.50% 7
London -28 28 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East +4 19 £41,000 +54.71%
Berkshire - 10 - -
Maidenhead - 10 - -
North West -14 6 £31,000 -11.42% 3
City of London +10 5 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £32,500 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £32,500 -
South West -24 4 £26,500 -26.38% 2
Scotland -16 3 £45,000 +46.34%
Yorkshire -31 3 £18,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £31,000 - 2
East Sussex - 3 - -
Kent - 3 £41,000 -
Brighton - 3 - -
Maidstone - 3 £41,000 -
Chester - 3 £31,000 - 1
Sidcup - 3 £41,000 -
Glasgow 0 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -32 2 £18,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
Halifax - 2 £18,000 -
Bristol - 2 - - 2
Manchester 0 1 - -
Hammersmith -1 1 - -
Edinburgh -14 1 £25,000 -18.69%
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £37,500 -
Preston - 1 £24,000 - 1

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 75 (57.25%) QA
2 59 (45.04%) SQL
3 42 (32.06%) Data Quality
4 40 (30.53%) Software Testing
5 38 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (25.95%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (21.37%) Java
8 24 (18.32%) Finance
9 19 (14.50%) HTML
9 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
10 18 (13.74%) UNIX
10 18 (13.74%) Telecoms
11 17 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (12.98%) Degree
11 17 (12.98%) Selenium
12 16 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (12.21%) ISEB
12 16 (12.21%) Internet
13 15 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (11.45%) Test Scripting
14 14 (10.69%) Smartphone
14 14 (10.69%) Test Automation
14 14 (10.69%) 3G
14 14 (10.69%) Broadband
15 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
15 13 (9.92%) XML
15 13 (9.92%) SaaS
16 12 (9.16%) Data Analysis
16 12 (9.16%) Integration Testing
17 11 (8.40%) Scrum

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.58%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.34%) MS Office
3 5 (3.82%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.29%) SPSS
6 1 (0.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Academy Housing
1 2 (1.53%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) Internet
2 14 (10.69%) 3G
2 14 (10.69%) Broadband
3 2 (1.53%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.05%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.53%) Big Data
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.76%) QlikView
7 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.76%) MS Access
7 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Selenium
2 10 (7.63%) WebDriver
3 8 (6.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (6.11%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.34%) InstallAnywhere
4 7 (5.34%) InstallShield
4 7 (5.34%) JIRA
5 5 (3.82%) WATIR
5 5 (3.82%) AdminStudio
5 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.82%) MSI
5 5 (3.82%) FitNesse
6 4 (3.05%) TestComplete
7 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.29%) TestDirector
7 3 (2.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.53%) NUnit
8 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.76%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (18.32%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Marketing
4 4 (3.05%) Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.29%) Games
6 2 (1.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) French Language
7 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.50%) HTML
2 13 (9.92%) XML
3 5 (3.82%) .NET
3 5 (3.82%) Web Services
4 4 (3.05%) J2EE
5 3 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.53%) jQuery
6 2 (1.53%) FIXML
6 2 (1.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.95%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.69%) Smartphone
3 6 (4.58%) Open Source
4 5 (3.82%) CMDB
5 3 (2.29%) Statistics
5 3 (2.29%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.29%) Ontologies
5 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.29%) Semantic Web
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.53%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.53%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.76%) Derivative
7 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.74%) UNIX
2 7 (5.34%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) Linux
3 2 (1.53%) MVS
3 2 (1.53%) Android
3 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Software Testing
2 38 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (11.45%) Test Scripting
5 14 (10.69%) Test Automation
6 12 (9.16%) Integration Testing
6 12 (9.16%) Data Analysis
7 11 (8.40%) Scrum
7 11 (8.40%) Regression Testing
8 10 (7.63%) System Testing
9 9 (6.87%) Time Management
9 9 (6.87%) Data Management
10 8 (6.11%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.11%) Migration
10 8 (6.11%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.11%) ETL
10 8 (6.11%) Test Management
11 7 (5.34%) Analytics
11 7 (5.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.04%) SQL
2 28 (21.37%) Java
3 10 (7.63%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.34%) Perl
5 7 (5.34%) Python
5 7 (5.34%) C#
6 6 (4.58%) VB
7 5 (3.82%) Ruby
8 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.29%) R
10 2 (1.53%) JCL
11 1 (0.76%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.76%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Degree
2 16 (12.21%) ISEB
3 10 (7.63%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (57.25%) QA
2 42 (32.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.53%) GAMP
3 2 (1.53%) GxP
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Oracle
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.11%) Talend
4 7 (5.34%) Trillium
5 6 (4.58%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.82%) HP
6 5 (3.82%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.05%) Datanomic
7 4 (3.05%) Informatica
8 3 (2.29%) SunGard
8 3 (2.29%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.53%) Tableau
9 2 (1.53%) Teradata
9 2 (1.53%) Northgate
9 2 (1.53%) Civica
9 2 (1.53%) Capita
9 2 (1.53%) Orchard
9 2 (1.53%) SAP
9 2 (1.53%) Cognos
9 2 (1.53%) Progress
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52395 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago