The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford - 7.32% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
0 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford - 7.32% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £60,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Brentford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media

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Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft