The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.09% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
QA
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.59% 2.50% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

QA
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

QA Salary Trend in Gatwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Change Management
1 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
1 10 (90.91%) Change Control
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Operations Management
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) CITP
3 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) CRAMM
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) COSO
3 4 (36.36%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Statistics
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Software Asset Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Extranet
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Release Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Change Control
1 10 (90.91%) Change Management
1 10 (90.91%) Configuration Management
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Critical Path Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) DMAIC
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (36.36%) CITP
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) COSO
1 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) ISO22301
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley