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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 11 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 17 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 16.35% 1.89% 3.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 70.83% 22.22% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 7
Median salary £40,000 £34,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.69% -12.81%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
24 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 23.08% 8.49% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 27
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,700 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 24 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
4 16 (45.71%) C#
4 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) Selenium
4 16 (45.71%) SoapUI
5 14 (40.00%) Scrum
6 13 (37.14%) Web Testing
6 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
6 13 (37.14%) Manual Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) Python
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
9 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
10 7 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 7 (20.00%) C++
10 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.14%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (17.14%) SDLC
12 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (14.29%) Degree
12 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing

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 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) NAS
1 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Selenium
1 16 (45.71%) SoapUI
2 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.57%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Analyst
2 19 (54.29%) QA Analyst
3 18 (51.43%) Test Analyst
4 15 (42.86%) QA Engineer
4 15 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
5 10 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
5 10 (28.57%) Test Engineer
6 8 (22.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (17.14%) QA Tester
7 6 (17.14%) Tester
8 4 (11.43%) Automation Tester
8 4 (11.43%) Development Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) QA Automation Tester
9 3 (8.57%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) CSS3
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 2 (5.71%) WCF
3 2 (5.71%) WF
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Arduino
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.43%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
3 13 (37.14%) Manual Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
3 13 (37.14%) Web Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Content Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) System Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Video Content Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.86%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
1 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
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