The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 1.44% 0.85% 2.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 7.41% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £27,500 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.34% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Surrey

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 Staines region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 14.39% 11.54% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 26
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £15,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

QA
Salary Trend in Staines

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

QA Salary Trend in Staines

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) DVB
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Interactive TV
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) IPTV
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) MHEG

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staines 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DVB
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
1 1 (33.33%) Interactive TV
1 1 (33.33%) IPTV
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) MHEG
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001