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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 234 216 189
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 30 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.59% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 25
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
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
7325 7097 5565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.54% 95.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5924 5592 4446
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -23 17 £32,500 +8.33% 1
North Yorkshire - 13 £30,000 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 53 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.85%) Software Testing
4 18 (33.96%) Test Scripting
5 14 (26.42%) ISEB
5 14 (26.42%) Automation Testing
6 13 (24.53%) Automated Testing
7 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (18.87%) Selenium
9 9 (16.98%) Java
10 8 (15.09%) TDD
11 7 (13.21%) Regression Testing
12 6 (11.32%) Process Management
12 6 (11.32%) SQL
12 6 (11.32%) ITIL
12 6 (11.32%) Finance
12 6 (11.32%) Degree
12 6 (11.32%) ISTQB
12 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
13 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
13 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
13 5 (9.43%) Web Development
13 5 (9.43%) Retail
13 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
13 5 (9.43%) C#
13 5 (9.43%) .NET
14 4 (7.55%) CRM
14 4 (7.55%) Workflow
14 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Selenium
2 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) WATIR
5 1 (1.89%) Sahi
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Software Testing
3 18 (33.96%) Test Scripting
4 14 (26.42%) Automation Testing
5 13 (24.53%) Automated Testing
6 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (15.09%) TDD
8 7 (13.21%) Regression Testing
9 6 (11.32%) ITIL
9 6 (11.32%) Process Management
9 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.43%) Web Development
11 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
11 4 (7.55%) BPMN
11 4 (7.55%) CRM
11 4 (7.55%) Workflow
12 3 (5.66%) SOA
12 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.66%) BDD
12 3 (5.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) ISEB
2 6 (11.32%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle
1 3 (5.66%) Business Objects
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago