The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 11 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 10.81% 4.76% 1.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 75.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Brentford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 21.62% 6.35% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +101.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £38,450 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,274 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +4.38%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

The demand trend of job ads across the Brentford region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

QA
Salary Trend in Brentford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Brentford region.

QA Salary Trend in Brentford

QA
Salary Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Brentford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brentford region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Appium

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Top Related IT Skills in Brentford 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Appium
2 3 (33.33%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Director
4 1 (11.11%) IT Director
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Director
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Web Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com