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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Analyst
Rank 830 830 860
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 40 60 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.056% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.059% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 23
Average salary £36,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -2.85%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
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 £27,500 £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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

Quality Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Analyst
Top 18 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 3 March 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 +3 40 £36,000 -4.00% 6
London -8 18 £33,500 -16.25% 2
South East -16 14 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Berkshire - 12 £39,000 - 1
Reading - 5 £43,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £38,000 -
City of London +3 2 £37,500 -3.22%
North West -15 2 £22,500 -31.81% 1
Cheshire - 2 £22,500 -
Bingley - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £38,000 -
Surrey -3 1 £31,500 -
Sidcup -11 1 £43,750 +4.47%
South West -21 1 £46,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £46,000 -
Swindon - 1 £46,000 -
Kent - 1 £42,250 -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 57 (61.29%) QA
2 34 (36.56%) SQL
3 28 (30.11%) Data Quality
4 20 (21.51%) Time Management
5 19 (20.43%) Finance
6 18 (19.35%) ISTQB
6 18 (19.35%) ISEB
6 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 15 (16.13%) XML
7 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
8 14 (15.05%) Python
8 14 (15.05%) Windows
8 14 (15.05%) Perl
9 13 (13.98%) Project Planning
9 13 (13.98%) InstallShield
9 13 (13.98%) Test Strategy
10 12 (12.90%) Solaris
10 12 (12.90%) Linux
10 12 (12.90%) Software Testing
11 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (11.83%) MS Office
11 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
12 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
12 10 (10.75%) Degree
13 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (8.60%) Selenium
14 8 (8.60%) Validation
14 8 (8.60%) Oracle

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Broadband
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.08%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) InstallShield
2 8 (8.60%) Selenium
3 6 (6.45%) TestComplete
4 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) WebLOAD
7 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.08%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.08%) NUnit
7 1 (1.08%) TestPartner
7 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.08%) FogBugz
7 1 (1.08%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Games
4 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.15%) Front Office
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Local Government
7 1 (1.08%) French Language
7 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) XML
2 2 (2.15%) J2EE
2 2 (2.15%) FIXML
2 2 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.08%) SOAP
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) EPoS
3 3 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.15%) W3C
4 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Equities
5 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Solaris
2 12 (12.90%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) UNIX
4 3 (3.23%) MVS
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Time Management
2 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
3 13 (13.98%) Test Strategy
3 13 (13.98%) Project Planning
4 12 (12.90%) Software Testing
5 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.60%) Validation
8 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.53%) Data Management
9 6 (6.45%) TDD
9 6 (6.45%) Quality Management
9 6 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) Analytics
9 6 (6.45%) BDD
9 6 (6.45%) Automation Testing
10 5 (5.38%) Data Governance
10 5 (5.38%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.56%) SQL
2 14 (15.05%) Perl
2 14 (15.05%) Python
3 8 (8.60%) Java
3 8 (8.60%) VB
4 6 (6.45%) C#
4 6 (6.45%) VBScript
5 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.23%) JCL
7 1 (1.08%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) ISTQB
1 18 (19.35%) ISEB
2 10 (10.75%) Degree
3 2 (2.15%) VCP4
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (61.29%) QA
2 28 (30.11%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.23%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.08%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle
3 5 (5.38%) VMware
3 5 (5.38%) Trillium
4 3 (3.23%) Teradata
5 2 (2.15%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.15%) Tableau
5 2 (2.15%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.15%) HP
5 2 (2.15%) Informatica
6 1 (1.08%) Reuters
6 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.08%) Cognos
6 1 (1.08%) Talend
6 1 (1.08%) Google
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