The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Analyst
Rank 212 211 207
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.073% 0.018% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.019% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -32.92%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -14.74%
Quality Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5252 5203 4655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 95.10% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 4434 3969
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Quality Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Quality Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Quality Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 4 £32,500 -
Quality Analyst
England

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) System Testing
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (22.22%) Trillium
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Informatica
6 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) ISEB
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Trillium
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft