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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 215 239 200
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 32 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 10
Average salary £30,000 £35,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.08% +13.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £46,150 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
6635 6844 5033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.46% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5454 5453 3931
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +13 17 £30,000 -25.00%
North Yorkshire +5 8 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £32,500 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 68 (100.00%) QA
2 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.71%) ISEB
4 24 (35.29%) Test Scripting
5 23 (33.82%) Selenium
6 21 (30.88%) Degree
7 20 (29.41%) Java
8 19 (27.94%) C#
9 16 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (22.06%) WebDriver
11 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (20.59%) Management Information System
12 13 (19.12%) Software Testing
13 10 (14.71%) SQL
13 10 (14.71%) SDLC
14 8 (11.76%) ITIL
14 8 (11.76%) ISTQB
15 7 (10.29%) Scrum
16 6 (8.82%) Regression Testing
16 6 (8.82%) Manual Testing
16 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (8.82%) User Stories
17 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
17 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
17 5 (7.35%) Web Testing
17 5 (7.35%) V-Model
17 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
18 4 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
18 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
18 4 (5.88%) Workflow

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Selenium
2 15 (22.06%) WebDriver
3 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.94%) Firebug
4 2 (2.94%) Fiddler
4 2 (2.94%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.94%) JMeter
4 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.47%) WATIR
5 1 (1.47%) Sahi
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 16 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.12%) Software Testing
6 10 (14.71%) SDLC
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
8 7 (10.29%) Scrum
9 6 (8.82%) Regression Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Manual Testing
9 6 (8.82%) User Stories
10 5 (7.35%) V-Model
10 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.35%) Web Testing
10 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Workflow
11 4 (5.88%) CRM
11 4 (5.88%) BPMN
11 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) C#
3 10 (14.71%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) ISEB
2 21 (30.88%) Degree
3 8 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.94%) Apple
3 2 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter