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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 45.00% - 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 8
Average salary £23,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) Server Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware