The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 39 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.31% 6.76% 3.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 45.45% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £31,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 Maidstone region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.31% 14.86% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 13
Median salary £31,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £34,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £67,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

QA
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Maidstone region.

QA Salary Trend in Maidstone

QA
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidstone

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (50.00%) Contact Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Maidstone, Kent
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago