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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 9 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 9.30% 3.85% 6.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.44% 66.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Median salary £51,000 £65,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% +57.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £65,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 20.93% 5.77% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +57.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £34,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £56,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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

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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 27 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Brentford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) EJB
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) JDBC
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Games Developer
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Games Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) EJB
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) JDBC
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) JSP
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle