Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 19 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 Test Analyst
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 96 67
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.92% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Liverpool median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.04% -18.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,350 £32,000
90th Percentile £37,250 £31,450 £40,000
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% -3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 716 1000 662
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.84% 93.72% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 543 695 525
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Liverpool

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in Liverpool

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Liverpool region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Russian Language
3 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JMeter
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Russian Language
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA