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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.18% 1.10% 1.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 30.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Median salary £40,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.20% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £46,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
South East

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
20 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.74% 3.66% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 9
Median salary £50,250 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.86% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Middlesex

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium

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 (12.50%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) MIS Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
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