The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 867 789 822
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 48 80 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.073% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.078% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 66
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,100 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 July 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 July 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 -54 41 £33,750 -15.62% 7
London -54 17 £36,250 -25.64% 4
South East -26 13 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Maidenhead - 7 - - 1
Berkshire - 7 - - 1
West Midlands +13 4 £33,750 -15.62%
Surrey +8 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow -9 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Scotland -26 4 £35,000 -30.00%
South West -28 4 £18,000 -49.29% 1
Birmingham - 4 £33,750 -
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £32,500 -
Bristol -5 2 - - 1
Dorset -7 2 £18,000 -62.10%
Bournemouth -15 2 £18,000 -62.10%
Yorkshire -27 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leeds -31 2 £45,000 +12.50%
West Yorkshire -42 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Sidcup - 2 £41,438 -
Harrow - 2 £31,750 -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £37,500 +37.61%
Wales -4 1 £48,000 +74.54%
South Wales -6 1 £48,000 +74.54%
East Midlands -8 1 £32,500 -13.90%
Cardiff -11 1 £48,000 +74.54%
High Wycombe - 1 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £32,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £41,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £32,500 -
Kent - 1 £41,000 -

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 84 (65.12%) QA
2 55 (42.64%) SQL
3 36 (27.91%) Software Testing
4 34 (26.36%) Finance
4 34 (26.36%) Data Quality
5 27 (20.93%) Java
6 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
6 26 (20.16%) ISEB
7 23 (17.83%) Test Scripting
8 22 (17.05%) UNIX
9 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (16.28%) Selenium
9 21 (16.28%) Relational Database
10 20 (15.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.95%) Scrum
12 18 (13.95%) SAS
12 18 (13.95%) Degree
13 17 (13.18%) Test Automation
14 16 (12.40%) Telecoms
14 16 (12.40%) ISTQB
15 15 (11.63%) HTML
16 14 (10.85%) C#
16 14 (10.85%) Visual Studio
16 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
16 14 (10.85%) Retail
16 14 (10.85%) Marketing
16 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
17 13 (10.08%) Time Management

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (13.95%) SAS
2 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) SPSS
2 8 (6.20%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (4.65%) MS Office
4 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) Mingle
5 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (1.55%) Academy Housing
1 2 (1.55%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
2 7 (5.43%) 3G
2 7 (5.43%) Broadband
3 6 (4.65%) 4G
4 3 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.98%) Data Mining
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.55%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.55%) Big Data
5 2 (1.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) QlikView
6 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (16.28%) Selenium
2 14 (10.85%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.98%) WebDriver
5 7 (5.43%) InstallAnywhere
5 7 (5.43%) InstallShield
6 6 (4.65%) NUnit
6 6 (4.65%) WATIR
6 6 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.88%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.88%) TestComplete
7 5 (3.88%) FitNesse
7 5 (3.88%) MSI
7 5 (3.88%) AdminStudio
7 5 (3.88%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (3.10%) JIRA
9 3 (2.33%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.33%) TestDirector
10 2 (1.55%) JMeter
10 2 (1.55%) Fiddler
General
1 34 (26.36%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.85%) Retail
3 14 (10.85%) Marketing
4 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.88%) Legal
6 3 (2.33%) Games
6 3 (2.33%) Automotive
7 2 (1.55%) Advertising
7 2 (1.55%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.63%) HTML
2 11 (8.53%) XML
3 8 (6.20%) .NET
4 7 (5.43%) CSS
5 6 (4.65%) Web Services
6 5 (3.88%) jQuery
7 3 (2.33%) J2EE
8 1 (0.78%) Mustache
8 1 (0.78%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.78%) MapReduce
8 1 (0.78%) Sass
8 1 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.78%) JSON
8 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.20%) Taxonomies
3 8 (6.20%) Ontologies
3 8 (6.20%) Statistics
3 8 (6.20%) Semantic Web
4 7 (5.43%) Open Source
4 7 (5.43%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.43%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.88%) CMDB
5 5 (3.88%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.88%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.55%) EPoS
9 1 (0.78%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.78%) Informatics
9 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) UNIX
2 10 (7.75%) Windows
3 8 (6.20%) Linux
4 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.91%) Software Testing
2 23 (17.83%) Test Scripting
3 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (15.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.95%) Scrum
7 17 (13.18%) Test Automation
8 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
9 13 (10.08%) Time Management
10 11 (8.53%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.53%) TDD
10 11 (8.53%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.75%) OO
11 10 (7.75%) Change Management
12 9 (6.98%) System Testing
12 9 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.98%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.98%) Regression Testing
13 8 (6.20%) CRM
13 8 (6.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.64%) SQL
2 27 (20.93%) Java
3 14 (10.85%) C#
4 13 (10.08%) VB
5 10 (7.75%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.20%) R
7 7 (5.43%) Perl
7 7 (5.43%) Python
8 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.65%) Ruby
9 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.55%) VBScript
10 2 (1.55%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.55%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (20.16%) ISEB
2 18 (13.95%) Degree
3 16 (12.40%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.78%) PMP
6 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (65.12%) QA
2 34 (26.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) GMP
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.43%) SunGard
2 7 (5.43%) HP
3 6 (4.65%) Business Objects
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle
4 5 (3.88%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.33%) Trillium
6 2 (1.55%) Informatica
6 2 (1.55%) Progress
6 2 (1.55%) VMware
6 2 (1.55%) Northgate
6 2 (1.55%) Civica
6 2 (1.55%) Capita
6 2 (1.55%) Orchard
6 2 (1.55%) Talend
7 1 (0.78%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.78%) Cognos
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
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