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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 24 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.38% 2.25% 4.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.46% 29.63% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 13
Median salary £56,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
13 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.78% 7.61% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 24
Median salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 31 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Middlesex

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) IRCA
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) EFQM
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) QMS
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery

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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Web Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) MIS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) QMS
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (10.00%) Revenue Recognition
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) IRCA
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) EFQM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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