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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Analyst
Rank 816 868 819
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 76 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.039% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.042% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 64
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,400 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,325 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -0.76%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Quality Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Analyst
Top 29 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 29 July 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 +44 65 £36,750 +13.07% 9
London +42 34 £42,500 +17.24% 7
City of London - 18 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands +18 15 £26,750 -17.69% 2
Northampton - 9 £26,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £26,500 - 1
Scotland +18 8 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South East +14 7 £41,250 +26.92%
West Midlands -9 7 £27,500 -18.51%
Nottingham +4 6 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 6 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £41,250 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £37,500 - 1
Wales -1 3 £35,000 -27.08% 1
Glasgow +10 2 - - 1
South Wales +4 2 £35,000 -27.08%
East of England +1 2 £25,500 -21.53%
Norfolk - 2 £25,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £27,500 -
Newport - 2 £35,000 -
Norwich - 2 £25,500 -
Stafford - 2 £27,500 -
Berkshire +2 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £37,500 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 69 (51.11%) QA
2 52 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (36.30%) SQL
4 47 (34.81%) Finance
5 40 (29.63%) Data Quality
6 35 (25.93%) ISEB
7 28 (20.74%) Degree
8 26 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (17.04%) SDLC
9 23 (17.04%) Selenium
9 23 (17.04%) Test Automation
10 22 (16.30%) Data Governance
10 22 (16.30%) Software Testing
11 21 (15.56%) JIRA
12 20 (14.81%) Automated Testing
13 19 (14.07%) ISTQB
13 19 (14.07%) Data Management
14 18 (13.33%) Regression Testing
15 17 (12.59%) Scrum
16 14 (10.37%) Validation
16 14 (10.37%) Test Scripting
17 13 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (9.63%) Analytics
17 13 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (9.63%) Oracle
17 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
18 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
19 11 (8.15%) XML
19 11 (8.15%) MS Office
19 11 (8.15%) PHP

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (1.48%) Apache
1 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.15%) MS Office
3 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) AWD
1 2 (1.48%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.74%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
1 13 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.96%) Big Data
4 4 (2.96%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 23 (17.04%) Selenium
2 21 (15.56%) JIRA
3 10 (7.41%) HP UFT
4 9 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.67%) Behat
5 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.44%) Hudson
6 5 (3.70%) JMeter
7 4 (2.96%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.22%) MSTest
8 3 (2.22%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.22%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.22%) FogBugz
9 2 (1.48%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.48%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
General
1 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Banking
3 5 (3.70%) Military
4 4 (2.96%) Games
5 3 (2.22%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) XML
2 9 (6.67%) Web Services
2 9 (6.67%) RESTful
3 4 (2.96%) .NET
4 2 (1.48%) JSON
5 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.74%) SOAP
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.44%) EPoS
5 4 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.22%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.22%) SCORM
6 3 (2.22%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.48%) Statistics
8 1 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.74%) Equities
8 1 (0.74%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.74%) Derivative
8 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.70%) UNIX
2 4 (2.96%) Linux
3 3 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.04%) Test Automation
2 23 (17.04%) SDLC
3 22 (16.30%) Data Governance
3 22 (16.30%) Software Testing
4 20 (14.81%) Automated Testing
5 19 (14.07%) Data Management
6 18 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 17 (12.59%) Scrum
8 14 (10.37%) Validation
8 14 (10.37%) Test Scripting
9 13 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (9.63%) Analytics
10 11 (8.15%) Integration Testing
10 11 (8.15%) TDD
10 11 (8.15%) Data Analysis
10 11 (8.15%) ETL
11 9 (6.67%) Quality Management
11 9 (6.67%) Web Design
11 9 (6.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.30%) SQL
2 11 (8.15%) PHP
3 10 (7.41%) Java
3 10 (7.41%) VB
4 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.93%) C#
5 7 (5.19%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.44%) VBScript
7 4 (2.96%) COBOL
7 4 (2.96%) VB6
8 3 (2.22%) VBA
9 2 (1.48%) Groovy
10 1 (0.74%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) Python
10 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (25.93%) ISEB
2 28 (20.74%) Degree
3 19 (14.07%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.67%) HND
4 9 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (51.11%) QA
2 40 (29.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) P3O
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) Oracle
2 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.67%) Talend
4 8 (5.93%) HP
5 7 (5.19%) VMware
6 5 (3.70%) Informatica
6 5 (3.70%) Trillium
7 3 (2.22%) Progress
8 2 (1.48%) SAP
8 2 (1.48%) Adobe
8 2 (1.48%) SGI
8 2 (1.48%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.48%) DataFlux
8 2 (1.48%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.48%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.74%) Datanomic
9 1 (0.74%) Reuters
9 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.74%) IBM
Wales
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Talent Spa
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 20 days ago