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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 26 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.21% 4.12% 5.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 68.75% 61.54% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 11
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
16 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 9.04% 6.70% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 12
Median salary £40,457 £41,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,100 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for QA.

1 9 (60.00%) SQL
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Advertising
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (13.33%) sed
7 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

QA
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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) SMTP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SSH
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) MSTest
3 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) QA Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) WF
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) IBM XIV
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Debian
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Server Building
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) AWK
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) sed
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) CommVault
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) NetApp
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago