Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 22 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 Analyst
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 107 111
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.39% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Warwickshire median annual salary £26,500 £30,250 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.40% -7.63% -7.09%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,400 £23,175
90th Percentile £30,800 £36,250 £48,125
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1244 1149 1319
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 97.37% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 892 1179
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Warwickshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Warwickshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby - 2 £22,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £30,000 -
QA Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Warwickshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Fintech
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft