The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Quality Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 205 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.085% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £19,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%

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
4575 5725 4910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.26% 96.56% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3732 4742 4231
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Quality Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Quality Analyst Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +11 2 £33,000 -
Coventry +11 1 £37,500 +97.36%
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Quality Analyst
England

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Banking

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (11.11%) KYC
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian