Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 24 April 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.41% 1.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 697 767 1,059
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 97.96% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 631 650 962
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,382 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.44% -2.69% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,913 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Swindon

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Swindon

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, QA 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 Swindon region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 3 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Zephyr
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)