The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had QA Test 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 Assurance Test Analyst
Rank 104 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.43% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.43% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £39,675 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.35% +22.80%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
QA Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1292 1381 1280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.27% 98.29% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1150 1116
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

QA Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the Wales region.

QA Test Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

QA Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the Wales region 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
South Wales +3 2 £39,675 +13.35%
QA Test Analyst
UK

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, QA Test 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 across the Wales region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) API Testing
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Process Management
6 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) SAP