The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.55% 0.81% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
20 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.15% 15.32% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 7
Median salary £52,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Gatwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
1 8 (53.33%) Change Management
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Change Control
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Statistics
3 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (26.67%) GIS
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) MBA
3 4 (26.67%) CMS
3 4 (26.67%) DMAIC
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 4 (26.67%) CMS
1 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Extranet
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Release Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) Ember.js
1 4 (26.67%) Handlebars
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) HTML5
1 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Statistics
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Change Control
1 8 (53.33%) Change Management
1 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
2 4 (26.67%) Critical Path Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) DMAIC
2 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CITP
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (26.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) COSO
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO22301
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Twitter