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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 13 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 4.32% 9.18% 2.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 50.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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 Bromley region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
21 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 15.11% 18.37% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 19
Average salary £24,115 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

QA
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

QA Salary Trend in Bromley

QA
Salary Histogram in Bromley

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

QA Salary Histogram in Bromley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Mule
2 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
2 5 (35.71%) Mule ESB
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Psychology
5 2 (14.29%) CMDB
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) NHS

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Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bromley 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Mule
1 5 (35.71%) Mule ESB
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
1 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Head of DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Head of QA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
1 2 (14.29%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Management
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com