Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 164 198
Rank change year-on-year +8 +34 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 11 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.49% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 13
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +16.67%
South East median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.43% +7.69% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured QA Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Buckinghamshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Buckinghamshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury +1 11 £35,000 - 1
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Functional Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Black-Box Testing
3 7 (63.64%) iPad
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Functional Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Black-Box Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA