The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 18 17
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford - 10.84% 1.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 52.94% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £48,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
QA
Kent

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 Dartford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 13.43% 20.48% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 18
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

QA
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

QA Salary Trend in Dartford