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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.51% 0.75% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.85% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
26 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.27% 15.04% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 4
Median salary £52,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £20,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Ember.js
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Handlebars
2 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing

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 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Ember.js
1 4 (57.14%) Handlebars
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
1 4 (57.14%) Wireframes
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle