The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 109 - 141
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £25,000 - £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1211 1824 2254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.27% 93.78% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1474 1541
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Reading

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in Reading

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SOASTA, Inc