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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 832 843 804
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 64 38 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.035% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.037% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 63
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -8.53%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +19 58 £40,000 +1.91% 6
London +24 25 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South East +8 19 £41,000 -13.68%
North West -15 7 £31,000 -17.33%
Berkshire - 7 - -
Maidenhead - 7 - -
City of London +24 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Scotland -8 5 £35,000 +18.64%
South West - 4 £35,000 - 2
Kent +5 3 £41,000 -13.68%
Edinburgh -15 3 £30,500 +3.38%
West Midlands -16 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire -43 3 £18,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £31,000 -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £35,000 -
Brighton - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - - 1
Chester - 3 £31,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £41,000 -
Sidcup - 3 £41,000 -
Southampton - 3 - -
Glasgow -3 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -33 2 £18,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
Halifax - 2 £18,000 -
Preston - 2 £32,000 -
Manchester -3 1 - -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 65 (58.04%) QA
2 44 (39.29%) SQL
3 35 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 32 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (24.11%) Java
7 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
9 17 (15.18%) HTML
9 17 (15.18%) Finance
10 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
10 15 (13.39%) XML
10 15 (13.39%) Selenium
10 15 (13.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (12.50%) Smartphone
11 14 (12.50%) Broadband
11 14 (12.50%) Internet
11 14 (12.50%) 3G
12 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
12 12 (10.71%) ISEB
12 12 (10.71%) UNIX
12 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
12 12 (10.71%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.82%) Windows
13 11 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (8.93%) Python
14 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (8.93%) Perl
14 10 (8.93%) Oracle
14 10 (8.93%) Test Scripting

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (5.36%) MS Office
4 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Academy Housing
1 2 (1.79%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Broadband
1 14 (12.50%) Internet
1 14 (12.50%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.79%) Big Data
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.89%) QlikView
6 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Selenium
2 9 (8.04%) InstallShield
3 8 (7.14%) JIRA
3 8 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 8 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.46%) TestComplete
5 5 (4.46%) InstallAnywhere
5 5 (4.46%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.57%) AdminStudio
6 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.57%) MSI
7 3 (2.68%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.79%) WATIR
8 2 (1.79%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.89%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.89%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.89%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.68%) Games
6 2 (1.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.18%) HTML
2 15 (13.39%) XML
3 5 (4.46%) J2EE
4 3 (2.68%) .NET
4 3 (2.68%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.79%) FIXML
5 2 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.46%) CMDB
4 4 (3.57%) EPoS
5 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) AS400
7 1 (0.89%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.89%) Equities
7 1 (0.89%) Derivative
7 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.71%) UNIX
2 11 (9.82%) Windows
3 8 (7.14%) Linux
4 5 (4.46%) Solaris
5 3 (2.68%) MVS
6 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 12 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 11 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.93%) Test Scripting
7 9 (8.04%) System Testing
7 9 (8.04%) Time Management
7 9 (8.04%) Migration
7 9 (8.04%) Data Management
8 8 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 8 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (6.25%) ETL
9 7 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Scrum
10 6 (5.36%) User Stories
10 6 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (4.46%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) SQL
2 27 (24.11%) Java
3 10 (8.93%) Perl
3 10 (8.93%) Python
4 8 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.57%) VB
6 4 (3.57%) C#
7 3 (2.68%) JCL
7 3 (2.68%) Ruby
8 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) ISEB
2 10 (8.93%) Degree
3 9 (8.04%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.89%) PMP
6 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (58.04%) QA
2 32 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.79%) GAMP
3 2 (1.79%) GxP
4 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle
2 8 (7.14%) Talend
3 6 (5.36%) Trillium
4 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.46%) HP
4 5 (4.46%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.46%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.57%) Datanomic
6 3 (2.68%) DataFlux
6 3 (2.68%) Teradata
7 2 (1.79%) Northgate
7 2 (1.79%) Civica
7 2 (1.79%) Capita
7 2 (1.79%) Orchard
7 2 (1.79%) Tableau
7 2 (1.79%) Cognos
7 2 (1.79%) Progress
7 2 (1.79%) Informatica
7 2 (1.79%) VMware
8 1 (0.89%) JD Edwards
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago