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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 11.24% 0.54% 5.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.58% 14.29% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 10
Median salary £40,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
33 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 19.53% 3.78% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 13
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,359 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

QA
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

QA Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

QA
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for QA.

1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 32 (65.31%) Scrum
3 31 (63.27%) .NET
4 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
4 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (57.14%) SQL
6 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
7 18 (36.73%) PowerShell
8 17 (34.69%) TeamCity
8 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (34.69%) Inversion of Control
8 17 (34.69%) HTML5
8 17 (34.69%) CSS3
8 17 (34.69%) WCF
8 17 (34.69%) WF
8 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
8 17 (34.69%) MVC
8 17 (34.69%) CSS
8 17 (34.69%) HTML
8 17 (34.69%) Agile Testing
8 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
8 17 (34.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (34.69%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (34.69%) Continuous Deployment
9 15 (30.61%) C#
9 15 (30.61%) Selenium
10 14 (28.57%) SoapUI
11 13 (26.53%) Automation Testing
11 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (24.49%) Test Scripting

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) NAS
1 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 17 (34.69%) TeamCity
2 15 (30.61%) Selenium
3 14 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (12.24%) WebDriver
6 5 (10.20%) Selenium IDE
6 5 (10.20%) SpecFlow
7 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.16%) JIRA
8 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Test Analyst
3 15 (30.61%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Lead .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Lead Developer
3 15 (30.61%) QA Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) QA Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) QA Test Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) QA Test Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Test Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) QA Tester
7 6 (12.24%) Tester
8 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Development Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Head of Technology
9 4 (8.16%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
3 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (34.69%) CSS
3 17 (34.69%) CSS3
3 17 (34.69%) HTML
3 17 (34.69%) HTML5
3 17 (34.69%) WCF
3 17 (34.69%) WF
4 1 (2.04%) LAMP
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.20%) PMI
3 4 (8.16%) Arduino
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Scrum
2 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Testing
3 17 (34.69%) Continuous Deployment
3 17 (34.69%) MVC
3 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
4 13 (26.53%) Automation Testing
5 12 (24.49%) Test Scripting
6 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
6 9 (18.37%) Web Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.20%) BDD
8 5 (10.20%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 5 (10.20%) Build Automation
8 5 (10.20%) Contract Management
8 5 (10.20%) People Management
8 5 (10.20%) Resource Allocation
8 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) PowerShell
3 15 (30.61%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) Python
5 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.33%) C++
6 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.08%) Java
9 1 (2.04%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
1 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
1 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
1 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Apple
2 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Sage
2 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Sybase
2 1 (2.04%) Symantec
2 1 (2.04%) VMware
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago