The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 238 228 194
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 19 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.18% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 27
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.31%
QA 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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6810 6202 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.09% 95.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5669 4843 4795
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
West Yorkshire 0 15 £34,500 +15.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.00%) Automation Testing
4 19 (38.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (34.00%) Automated Testing
6 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
7 15 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 15 (30.00%) TDD
8 12 (24.00%) Retail
8 12 (24.00%) Web Development
8 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (18.00%) SOAP
9 9 (18.00%) Web Services
9 9 (18.00%) XML
9 9 (18.00%) XSD
9 9 (18.00%) WSDL
10 8 (16.00%) SQL
10 8 (16.00%) Selenium
11 7 (14.00%) .NET
11 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
12 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.00%) ISEB
12 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Agile Testing
13 5 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (8.00%) HP
14 4 (8.00%) Finance
14 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.00%) DSDM

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Selenium
2 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) SOAP
1 9 (18.00%) Web Services
1 9 (18.00%) XML
1 9 (18.00%) XSD
1 9 (18.00%) WSDL
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) Automation Testing
3 19 (38.00%) Software Testing
4 17 (34.00%) Automated Testing
5 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 15 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 15 (30.00%) TDD
7 12 (24.00%) Web Development
8 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Agile Testing
10 4 (8.00%) User Stories
10 4 (8.00%) Test Planning
10 4 (8.00%) DSDM
10 4 (8.00%) Test Management
10 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.00%) SOA
11 3 (6.00%) ITIL
11 3 (6.00%) Process Management
12 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) HP
3 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
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