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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 211 212 194
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 36 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.61% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 21
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
6869 7092 5580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.31% 96.01% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 5637 4409
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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
(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 0 19 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +24 16 £30,000 +27.65%
South Yorkshire - 1 £24,000 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 56 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.71%) ISEB
4 16 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 14 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 13 (23.21%) Selenium
7 12 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (21.43%) Java
8 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
9 9 (16.07%) Regression Testing
9 9 (16.07%) C#
9 9 (16.07%) Degree
10 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.29%) WebDriver
11 6 (10.71%) Process Management
11 6 (10.71%) ITIL
11 6 (10.71%) SQL
12 5 (8.93%) Finance
12 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
12 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
13 4 (7.14%) User Stories
13 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
13 4 (7.14%) BPMN
13 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
13 4 (7.14%) TDD
13 4 (7.14%) Workflow
13 4 (7.14%) .NET
13 4 (7.14%) CRM

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Selenium
2 8 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) WATIR
5 1 (1.79%) Sahi
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 14 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 12 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Regression Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.71%) Process Management
8 6 (10.71%) ITIL
9 4 (7.14%) User Stories
9 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 4 (7.14%) BPMN
9 4 (7.14%) TDD
9 4 (7.14%) Workflow
9 4 (7.14%) CRM
10 3 (5.36%) Scrum
10 3 (5.36%) SOA
10 3 (5.36%) BDD
11 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) C#
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) ISEB
2 9 (16.07%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
1 3 (5.36%) Business Objects
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Facebook
3 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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