The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Quality Assurance Test Analyst
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 166 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2836 3095 3291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.82% 97.36% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2477 2677
Median salary £37,500 £37,846 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% -2.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in the East Midlands

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in the East Midlands

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 6 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £33,000 -
QA Test Analyst
England

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, QA Test 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 East Midlands region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Functional Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Retail
5 7 (50.00%) Kanban
5 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 2 (14.29%) BDD
9 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Mocha
9 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Calabash
9 2 (14.29%) Gherkin

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Calabash
3 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 2 (14.29%) Mocha
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Appium
4 1 (7.14%) Capybara
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Log4j
4 1 (7.14%) Protractor
4 1 (7.14%) Ranorex
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Functional Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Kanban
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) BDD
7 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) API Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft