The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 15 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.94% 1.73% 3.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.00% 17.65% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 8
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £39,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £65,000
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 Middlesex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
25 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.53% 9.83% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 16
Median salary £51,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £24,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

QA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

QA Salary Trend in Middlesex

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for QA.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) KnockoutJS
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
3 13 (86.67%) Predictive Analysis
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 13 (86.67%) Machine Learning
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (86.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (86.67%) DevOps
3 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (86.67%) BDD
3 13 (86.67%) Puppet
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (86.67%) TeamCity
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (80.00%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) SOLID
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 13 (86.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) .NET Developer
1 14 (93.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 14 (93.33%) C# Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Principal .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Principal Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (93.33%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 13 (86.67%) Machine Learning
2 13 (86.67%) Predictive Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) SOLID
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Intel