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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Analyst
Rank 817 852 820
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 82 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.050% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.053% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 46
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -2.25%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015 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 1 September 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 +38 70 £37,000 +2.06% 8
London +13 35 £50,000 +21.95% 5
East Midlands +24 19 £27,000 -16.92% 1
City of London +48 18 £46,250 -2.63% 2
West Midlands 0 9 £28,750 -11.53%
Scotland - 9 £38,000 -
Nottingham +4 8 £27,500 -15.38%
Nottinghamshire -5 8 £27,500 -15.38%
South East -4 6 £32,000 -21.95%
Northamptonshire - 6 £27,000 - 1
Northampton - 6 £27,000 - 1
Leicester - 5 - -
Leicestershire - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 £37,500 -
Wales -4 3 £35,000 -27.08%
Milton Keynes -11 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -17 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £27,500 -
South Wales -10 2 £35,000 -27.08%
Glasgow - 2 - -
Newport - 2 £35,000 -
Stafford - 2 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £32,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £32,000 -
Berkshire +9 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +5 1 £37,500 +61.29% 1
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Telford - 1 £30,000 -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 68 (46.90%) QA
2 56 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (35.86%) Data Quality
4 51 (35.17%) SQL
5 48 (33.10%) Finance
6 36 (24.83%) ISEB
7 30 (20.69%) Degree
8 29 (20.00%) Data Governance
8 29 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (18.62%) JIRA
10 26 (17.93%) Selenium
10 26 (17.93%) Data Management
11 24 (16.55%) Software Testing
12 23 (15.86%) Test Automation
12 23 (15.86%) SDLC
13 22 (15.17%) Automated Testing
14 18 (12.41%) Regression Testing
15 17 (11.72%) Scrum
15 17 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (11.03%) Data Analysis
16 16 (11.03%) Test Scripting
17 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (10.34%) ETL
18 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
18 13 (8.97%) Computer Science
18 13 (8.97%) ISTQB
19 12 (8.28%) Analytics
19 12 (8.28%) PHP
19 12 (8.28%) Oracle
19 12 (8.28%) XML

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (2.07%) Apache
1 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS Office
3 5 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) AWD
1 2 (1.38%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.69%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.45%) Big Data
4 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.07%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.07%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 27 (18.62%) JIRA
2 26 (17.93%) Selenium
3 11 (7.59%) HP UFT
3 11 (7.59%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (7.59%) Cucumber
4 10 (6.90%) Behat
5 9 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.14%) Hudson
6 6 (4.14%) JMeter
6 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.07%) FogBugz
7 3 (2.07%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.07%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.07%) MSTest
7 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.38%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.38%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.69%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.69%) JUnit
General
1 48 (33.10%) Finance
2 12 (8.28%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Legal
3 5 (3.45%) Military
4 3 (2.07%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Publishing
5 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.69%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.69%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.28%) XML
2 10 (6.90%) RESTful
3 8 (5.52%) Web Services
4 5 (3.45%) .NET
5 3 (2.07%) JSON
6 2 (1.38%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.45%) EPoS
4 5 (3.45%) SCORM
4 5 (3.45%) Statistics
5 4 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.76%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.07%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.38%) Psychology
7 2 (1.38%) Equities
7 2 (1.38%) Economics
7 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.21%) UNIX
2 5 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.07%) Windows
4 2 (1.38%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 26 (17.93%) Data Management
4 24 (16.55%) Software Testing
5 23 (15.86%) Test Automation
5 23 (15.86%) SDLC
6 22 (15.17%) Automated Testing
7 18 (12.41%) Regression Testing
8 17 (11.72%) Scrum
9 16 (11.03%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.03%) Test Scripting
10 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (10.34%) ETL
11 12 (8.28%) Analytics
12 11 (7.59%) TDD
12 11 (7.59%) Integration Testing
13 10 (6.90%) Web Design
13 10 (6.90%) Validation
13 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.90%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.17%) SQL
2 12 (8.28%) PHP
3 10 (6.90%) Java
4 8 (5.52%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.83%) C#
5 7 (4.83%) VB
6 4 (2.76%) VB6
6 4 (2.76%) COBOL
7 3 (2.07%) VBA
8 2 (1.38%) Groovy
8 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.38%) VBScript
9 1 (0.69%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.69%) Ruby
9 1 (0.69%) Python
9 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (24.83%) ISEB
2 30 (20.69%) Degree
3 13 (8.97%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.90%) HND
5 9 (6.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (46.90%) QA
2 52 (35.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.38%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (8.28%) Oracle
1 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.59%) Talend
3 9 (6.21%) HP
4 7 (4.83%) Informatica
5 6 (4.14%) Trillium
5 6 (4.14%) VMware
6 3 (2.07%) WorldPay
6 3 (2.07%) Progress
6 3 (2.07%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.38%) SGI
7 2 (1.38%) SAP
7 2 (1.38%) Adobe
7 2 (1.38%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.38%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Sybase
8 1 (0.69%) Reuters
8 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
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