The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 90
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 9 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.89% 0.49% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.50% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 7
Median salary £55,000 £33,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -2.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 983 1002 1278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.13% 97.28% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 842 810 1049
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,458 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Nottinghamshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Nottinghamshire

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QA Analyst in Nottinghamshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Nottingham +12 9 £55,000 +66.66%
QA Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (53.33%) Stress Testing
4 8 (53.33%) LoadRunner
4 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
4 8 (53.33%) JMeter
5 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (13.33%) QA Automation
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (13.33%) System Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
8 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
8 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) ISEB
8 2 (13.33%) HP UFT

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (53.33%) JMeter
3 8 (53.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Log4j
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
1 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (53.33%) Stress Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) QA Automation
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft