The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 238 184 165
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 21 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.40% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.42% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 45
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6669 5015 5253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.39% 94.60% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5296 3931 4295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Analyst
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
West Yorkshire -38 8 £40,000 +29.03% 4
North Yorkshire -22 3 £23,500 -27.69% 1
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (73.58%) Test Scripting
4 38 (71.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 37 (69.81%) HP Quality Center
6 36 (67.92%) Software Testing
7 35 (66.04%) Project Management
8 34 (64.15%) Regression Testing
9 26 (49.06%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
11 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
13 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
14 5 (9.43%) .NET
14 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
14 5 (9.43%) Compatibility Testing
14 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (7.55%) SOAP
15 4 (7.55%) Web Services
15 4 (7.55%) XML
15 4 (7.55%) XSD
15 4 (7.55%) WSDL
15 4 (7.55%) ISEB
15 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
16 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
16 3 (5.66%) DSDM
16 3 (5.66%) HP
16 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
16 3 (5.66%) Marketing

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.66%) Selenium
4 3 (5.66%) FitNesse
4 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) SOAP
2 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) XML
2 4 (7.55%) XSD
2 4 (7.55%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (73.58%) Test Scripting
3 38 (71.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 36 (67.92%) Software Testing
5 35 (66.04%) Project Management
6 34 (64.15%) Regression Testing
7 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
8 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.43%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Test Management
10 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.66%) Agile Testing
10 3 (5.66%) User Stories
10 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) DSDM
10 3 (5.66%) Fault Management
11 2 (3.77%) Manual Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Automation Testing
12 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
2 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 37 (69.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) HP
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