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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 9.78% 7.41% 1.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.62% 40.00% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £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 Bromley region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 28.26% 18.52% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 11
Average salary £38,979 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.03% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,115 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 10 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bromley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Mule
2 9 (64.29%) MuleSoft
2 9 (64.29%) Mule ESB
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) HTTP
3 8 (57.14%) HTTPS
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
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%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) NHS
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
6 1 (7.14%) TestDirector

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 9 (64.29%) Mule
1 9 (64.29%) 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 8 (57.14%) HTTP
1 8 (57.14%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Technical Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) People Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com