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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 226 238 202
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 23 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 9
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
6403 6888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.98% 96.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5256 5434 3949
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +1 10 £33,500 -16.25%
South Yorkshire - 9 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +2 3 £30,000 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 60 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (41.67%) ISEB
3 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.33%) Selenium
4 20 (33.33%) Degree
5 18 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 17 (28.33%) C#
7 15 (25.00%) Java
8 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
8 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
10 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (13.33%) SQL
11 8 (13.33%) ITIL
12 7 (11.67%) Scrum
12 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
12 7 (11.67%) SDLC
13 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
13 6 (10.00%) ISTQB
13 6 (10.00%) Manual Testing
14 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
14 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
15 4 (6.67%) Performance Testing
15 4 (6.67%) Web Testing
15 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
16 3 (5.00%) User Stories
16 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
16 3 (5.00%) V-Model

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) IIS
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Big Data
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Selenium
2 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.00%) JMeter
4 2 (3.33%) Firebug
4 2 (3.33%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (13.33%) ITIL
6 7 (11.67%) Scrum
6 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
6 7 (11.67%) SDLC
7 6 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Web Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Test Management
9 3 (5.00%) V-Model
9 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.00%) User Stories
9 3 (5.00%) Web Development
9 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) C#
2 15 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) ISEB
2 20 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Apple
2 2 (3.33%) Google
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Facebook
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter