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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.13% 5.43% 3.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 46.67% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.63%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
30 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.40% 11.63% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,275 £31,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £71,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 11 (50.00%) Finance
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (45.45%) ISEB
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) C#
6 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Coaching
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) Python
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Web Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) Selenium
9 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
9 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (9.09%) Lync
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.55%) InstallShield
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Manager
5 1 (4.55%) QA Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) WF
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 6 (27.27%) Coaching
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
6 3 (13.64%) Web Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Omniture
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Progress
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Kalido
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago