The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sevenoaks region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 12.50% - 10.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 55.56% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £19,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
QA
Kent

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 Sevenoaks region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sevenoaks
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 22.50% - 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £19,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Sevenoaks region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

QA
Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

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

QA Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

QA
Salary Histogram in Sevenoaks

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Sevenoaks region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Sevenoaks

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
1 3 (50.00%) Product Management
1 3 (50.00%) User Stories
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Informix
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
1 3 (50.00%) Product Management
1 3 (50.00%) User Stories
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Sevenoaks
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago