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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.78% 2.61% 7.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.89% 44.44% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 13
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
18 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 9.73% 5.88% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 21
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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

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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 19 December 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Web Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
5 4 (23.53%) SEO
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Omniture
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 4 (23.53%) Product Management
5 4 (23.53%) Online Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Publishing

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Bugzilla
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) LINQ
3 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Web Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) SEO
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Web Design
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Product Management
4 4 (23.53%) Online Marketing
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Omniture
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata
3 1 (5.88%) Kalido
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau
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