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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.19% 0.79% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.52% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
21 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.50% 14.96% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 5
Median salary £52,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 25 June 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 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
1 4 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
1 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (50.00%) Handlebars
1 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) CITP
3 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps

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 (50.00%) CMS
1 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Extranet
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (50.00%) Handlebars
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CITP
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COSO
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) ISO22301
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter