Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Quality Assurance Analyst
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 - 106
Rank change year-on-year - +106 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.18% - 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Slough median annual salary £45,000 - £32,500
10th Percentile £42,500 - £28,750
90th Percentile £47,500 - £36,250
Berkshire median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +18.46% -19.25% +15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 550 662 1,283
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 95.94% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 486 572 1,073
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,500 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Slough

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Slough

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Slough region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA