Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 October 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 296 304
Rank change year-on-year +31 +8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 26 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 23
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,750 £40,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 8,136 9,355 10,921
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.54% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,672 7,850 9,183
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for QA Analyst in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +38 24 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £22,500 -
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Yorkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) QA
2 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (76.92%) C#
5 19 (73.08%) Java
5 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
5 19 (73.08%) User Stories
6 15 (57.69%) Software Testing
7 13 (50.00%) QA Automation
8 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
9 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) .NET
10 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
11 2 (7.69%) ISEB
11 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
12 1 (3.85%) JIRA
12 1 (3.85%) Marketing
12 1 (3.85%) Retail
12 1 (3.85%) Logistics
12 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
12 1 (3.85%) Automotive
12 1 (3.85%) Legal
12 1 (3.85%) Scrum
12 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
12 1 (3.85%) Web Services
12 1 (3.85%) XML

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (3.85%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) User Stories
4 15 (57.69%) Software Testing
5 13 (50.00%) QA Automation
6 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Logistics
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) RAD
9 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Scrum
9 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) V-Model
9 1 (3.85%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft