The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Bromley region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 31 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 2.97% 1.53% 7.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.00% 16.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 10
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £70,500 £47,325
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £74,500 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
25 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 12.38% 9.16% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 23
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £49,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +52.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
London

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 22 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Bromley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) DSDM
3 2 (16.67%) VMware

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) DSDM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Open Text