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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 33 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 17.65% 1.62% 4.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 94.29% 37.50% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 10
Median salary £72,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
35 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 18.72% 4.32% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 23
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

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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 25 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 36 (87.80%) Microsoft
2 31 (75.61%) .NET
3 30 (73.17%) SQL
4 29 (70.73%) Scrum
5 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
6 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
8 19 (46.34%) Virtual Servers
9 18 (43.90%) Continuous Deployment
9 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (43.90%) Inversion of Control
9 18 (43.90%) HTML5
9 18 (43.90%) CSS3
9 18 (43.90%) Agile Testing
9 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
9 18 (43.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (43.90%) CSS
9 18 (43.90%) HTML
9 18 (43.90%) MVC
9 18 (43.90%) WCF
9 18 (43.90%) WF
9 18 (43.90%) Unit Testing
9 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
9 18 (43.90%) TeamCity
10 13 (31.71%) Selenium
10 13 (31.71%) C#
11 12 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (29.27%) Finance
12 10 (24.39%) Automation Testing
12 10 (24.39%) SoapUI

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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:

Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) FTP
1 2 (4.88%) LDAP
1 2 (4.88%) SMTP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 18 (43.90%) TeamCity
2 13 (31.71%) Selenium
3 12 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (24.39%) SoapUI
5 8 (19.51%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) MSTest
6 2 (4.88%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
1 15 (36.59%) Lead Developer
2 14 (34.15%) .NET Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Lead .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Analyst
4 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) QA Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) QA Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) Test Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Head of Technology
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Recruitment Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
3 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (43.90%) CSS
3 18 (43.90%) CSS3
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 18 (43.90%) HTML5
3 18 (43.90%) WCF
3 18 (43.90%) WF
4 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (14.63%) PMI
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.44%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) CentOS
1 2 (4.88%) Debian
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Scrum
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) Agile Testing
3 18 (43.90%) Continuous Deployment
3 18 (43.90%) MVC
3 18 (43.90%) Unit Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Automation Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Web Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.63%) Budget Control
7 6 (14.63%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 6 (14.63%) People Management
7 6 (14.63%) Process Management
7 6 (14.63%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) BDD
9 2 (4.88%) Build Automation
9 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
3 13 (31.71%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) AWK
6 2 (4.88%) sed
6 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SAS 70
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.44%) NFS
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) CommVault
2 2 (4.88%) EMC
2 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
2 2 (4.88%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) NetApp
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.88%) Remedy
2 2 (4.88%) Symantec
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Brocade
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.44%) Sage
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £40K +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension
Posted: 2 days ago