The average pay for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst is C$59,724 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$45,012 - C$71,839
C$45K
C$58K
C$72K
MEDIAN: C$58,401
10%
50%
90%
C$20.35 - C$45.00
C$20
C$31
C$45
MEDIAN: C$30.92
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$75K
Salary C$45,012 - C$71,839
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,601
Profit Sharing C$7,700
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$44,907 - C$75,512
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 110
Hourly Data C$0C$45
Hourly Rate C$20.35 - C$45.00
Overtime C$38.50
Annual Data C$0C$75K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,601
Profit Sharing C$7,700
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$44,907 - C$75,512
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

Job Description for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst

Software quality assurance (SQA) analysts are in charge of ensuring that software packages contain no errors by analyzing development data. They implement test plans using diverse troubleshooting computer applications. In addition, they develop automation tests and maintenance tasks. They must pay strong attention to detail during the code cycle and program methods to reduce computer errors.

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Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst Tasks

  • Write, implement, and document test cases to identify bugs and rewrite requirements.
  • Conduct exploratory testing to evaluate robustness and functionality of products.
  • Design, develop, and implement automated testing systems, and evaluate output.
  • Communicate feature interaction problems and identify coding problems across the system.

Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst Job Listings

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$59,651

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst Salaries

▲16%

▲12%

National Average
C$60,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Analyst Salaries




SQL
▲4%

National Average
C$60,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 11%