The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 221 229
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.23% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 37
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £30,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5243 5513 6646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4396 4662 5466
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 5 £37,500 +3.44%
North Yorkshire +3 3 £31,250 +4.16%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
QA Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) ISEB
5 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
6 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
7 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
8 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) .NET
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
10 6 (21.43%) Selenium
11 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
11 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
11 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.86%) Scrum
12 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
13 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
13 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
13 3 (10.71%) Data Validation
13 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
13 3 (10.71%) Validation
13 3 (10.71%) Games
13 3 (10.71%) ITIL
14 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
14 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
14 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
6 6 (21.43%) SDLC
7 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Data Validation
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Validation
10 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
10 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) ISEB
2 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
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