The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Sidcup
Rank 5 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 20.00% - 7.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £80,000 - £42,750
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 Sidcup region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 20.00% 31.03% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 5
Median salary £80,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+113.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

QA
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

QA Salary Trend in Sidcup

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sidcup region with a requirement for QA.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Advertising
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (42.86%) Moq
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) NUnit
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
2 3 (42.86%) Moq
2 3 (42.86%) NUnit
3 2 (28.57%) MSBuild
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VMware