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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 231 227 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 25 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.53% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 12 February 2016. 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 -11 22 £35,000 - 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £32,875 -
North Yorkshire +8 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) QA
2 35 (61.40%) Selenium
3 33 (57.89%) SQL
4 30 (52.63%) Test Scripting
5 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (45.61%) .NET
7 23 (40.35%) SoapUI
8 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (31.58%) ISEB
10 18 (31.58%) Regression Testing
11 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
12 14 (24.56%) C#
13 13 (22.81%) Scrum
13 13 (22.81%) Test Strategy
14 12 (21.05%) Automation Testing
14 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
15 11 (19.30%) Functional Testing
15 11 (19.30%) BDD
15 11 (19.30%) Manual Testing
16 10 (17.54%) Defect Management
16 10 (17.54%) JUnit
16 10 (17.54%) JMeter
17 9 (15.79%) Degree
17 9 (15.79%) JIRA
17 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
18 8 (14.04%) Automated Testing
18 8 (14.04%) SOAP

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (61.40%) Selenium
2 23 (40.35%) SoapUI
3 19 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 10 (17.54%) JMeter
4 10 (17.54%) JUnit
5 9 (15.79%) JIRA
6 7 (12.28%) SpecFlow
7 3 (5.26%) DbUnit
7 3 (5.26%) FitNesse
8 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.51%) Gerrit
8 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (8.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) SOAP
2 8 (14.04%) Web Services
3 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.26%) Middleware
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) AS400
3 3 (5.26%) iSeries
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Test Scripting
2 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
4 13 (22.81%) Test Strategy
5 12 (21.05%) Automation Testing
6 11 (19.30%) BDD
6 11 (19.30%) Functional Testing
6 11 (19.30%) Manual Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Defect Management
8 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Automated Testing
10 7 (12.28%) QA Automation
10 7 (12.28%) Workflow
11 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.02%) ITIL
12 4 (7.02%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.02%) TDD
12 4 (7.02%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 14 (24.56%) C#
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) VB
5 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) ISEB
2 12 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.79%) Degree
4 5 (8.77%) HND
5 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) HP
3 5 (8.77%) Telerik
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
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