Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 156 134
Rank change year-on-year +35 -22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.14% 0.095% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.098% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £43,750
South West median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -12.16% +23.33% +12.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,390 2,043 1,921
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.10% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,698 1,427
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Cheltenham +11 2 £37,500 -
QA Test Analyst
South West

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, QA Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA