The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 2.08% - 2.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 18.75% 8.00% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

The demand trend of job ads across the Dartford region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Dartford region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CNA
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) QSIG
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CNA
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) VMware