The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 172 156 155
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 41 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.69% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.72% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 15
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,700 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4928 3733 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.95% 96.01% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4013 3007 3019
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Analyst
Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Halifax - 37 £30,000 - 1
Leeds -48 1 £26,500 -33.75% 1
QA Analyst
Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited QA 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 QA Analyst in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) QA
2 45 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 44 (88.00%) Software Testing
4 43 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (86.00%) Test Scripting
4 43 (86.00%) HP Quality Center
5 42 (84.00%) Regression Testing
5 42 (84.00%) Project Management
6 31 (62.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (12.00%) ISEB
7 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
8 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (4.00%) Workflow
10 2 (4.00%) Document Management
10 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) .NET
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.00%) CRM
10 2 (4.00%) Product Management
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
11 1 (2.00%) User Stories
11 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.00%) Test Management

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited QA 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 QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (62.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) WSDL
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 44 (88.00%) Software Testing
3 43 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (86.00%) Test Scripting
4 42 (84.00%) Regression Testing
4 42 (84.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Workflow
6 2 (4.00%) Document Management
6 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) CRM
6 2 (4.00%) Product Management
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) User Stories
7 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.00%) Test Management
7 1 (2.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 43 (86.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) HP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago