The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Quality Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Analyst
Rank 862 880 917
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 53 76 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.070% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.072% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £63,050 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.34% -1.53%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Quality Analyst in the job title.

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 27 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 50 £40,000 +15.94% 5
London +28 16 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +1 15 £31,500 +9.56% 1
South East +17 7 £29,000 -24.67%
North West - 7 £32,500 - 1
Manchester - 7 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire +21 5 £31,000 -31.11%
Yorkshire +35 4 £22,500 -40.00%
Reading +13 4 £31,000 -31.11%
Bradford - 4 £22,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £22,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £38,125 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £41,500 -
City of London +52 3 £50,500 +18.82% 1
Brighton - 2 £26,500 -
Rugby - 2 £55,000 -
Worcester - 2 £31,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £26,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Edinburgh +13 1 £19,000 -49.33%
Scotland +11 1 £19,000 -50.00%
Newport +5 1 £47,500 +35.71%
South Wales +5 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Telford -1 1 - -
Wales -1 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Shropshire -9 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £26,500 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
South West - 1 £50,000 -

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Quality Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (49.54%) QA
2 47 (43.12%) Data Quality
3 42 (38.53%) SQL
4 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.02%) Data Management
5 24 (22.02%) Data Analysis
6 21 (19.27%) MS Office
7 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
8 19 (17.43%) ISEB
8 19 (17.43%) Scrum
8 19 (17.43%) Data Governance
9 18 (16.51%) ISTQB
10 17 (15.60%) Software Testing
10 17 (15.60%) Finance
11 16 (14.68%) Automated Testing
12 15 (13.76%) Validation
12 15 (13.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (12.84%) Selenium
13 14 (12.84%) Banking
14 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (11.93%) C#
14 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
14 13 (11.93%) Test Automation
15 12 (11.01%) Quality Management
16 11 (10.09%) T-SQL
16 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
16 11 (10.09%) Oracle
16 11 (10.09%) Defect Tracking
16 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (10.09%) WebDriver

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.26%) SAS
2 2 (1.83%) CMS
2 2 (1.83%) Drupal
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) WordPress
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Office
2 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Magento
1 2 (1.83%) Shopify
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.92%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.75%) MS Access
4 3 (2.75%) QlikView
5 2 (1.83%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Selenium
2 11 (10.09%) WebDriver
3 8 (7.34%) JIRA
4 7 (6.42%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.59%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.59%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.67%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.75%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.75%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.83%) Hudson
8 2 (1.83%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.92%) Gradle
9 1 (0.92%) JMeter
9 1 (0.92%) NUnit
9 1 (0.92%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Banking
3 6 (5.50%) Marketing
3 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.75%) Military
6 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Publishing
7 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
3 5 (4.59%) HTML
4 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.67%) SOAP
5 2 (1.83%) HTML5
5 2 (1.83%) XML
6 1 (0.92%) Ajax
6 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.92%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.92%) Java EE
6 1 (0.92%) JMS
6 1 (0.92%) JSON
6 1 (0.92%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.92%) REST
6 1 (0.92%) Spring
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.34%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) User Experience
5 3 (2.75%) Equities
5 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.92%) EPoS
7 1 (0.92%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.92%) Smart Energy
7 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.92%) Statistics
7 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Unix
2 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.02%) Data Analysis
2 24 (22.02%) Data Management
3 19 (17.43%) Data Governance
3 19 (17.43%) Scrum
4 17 (15.60%) Software Testing
5 16 (14.68%) Automated Testing
6 15 (13.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (13.76%) Validation
7 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (11.93%) Test Automation
8 12 (11.01%) Quality Management
9 11 (10.09%) Defect Tracking
9 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.09%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.09%) Waterfall
10 10 (9.17%) SDLC
11 8 (7.34%) Functional Testing
11 8 (7.34%) Performance Testing
11 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.53%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) C#
3 11 (10.09%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.42%) Java
5 5 (4.59%) C
5 5 (4.59%) VBA
6 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.75%) VB
8 1 (0.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) ISEB
2 18 (16.51%) ISTQB
3 10 (9.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.50%) Degree
5 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (49.54%) QA
2 47 (43.12%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.83%) COBIT
4 1 (0.92%) MiFID
4 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Oracle
2 8 (7.34%) SAP
3 7 (6.42%) Ab Initio
3 7 (6.42%) Informatica
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.59%) Northgate
5 4 (3.67%) Civica
5 4 (3.67%) Orchard
6 3 (2.75%) Adobe
6 3 (2.75%) DataFlux
6 3 (2.75%) Trillium
7 2 (1.83%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.83%) Teradata
8 1 (0.92%) HP
8 1 (0.92%) Sybase
8 1 (0.92%) Telerik
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Montfort Uni
Salary: From £36,672 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pershing Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago