The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 99 101 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.39% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £41,250 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +48.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% +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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 810 1033 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.09% 96.18% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 666 674 807
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in Gloucestershire

QA Test Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cheltenham +10 1 - -
QA Test Analyst
South West

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP