The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 1.66% 2.46% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.89% 12.07% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
38 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 20.99% 20.35% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 42
Median salary £65,000 £43,750 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £74,100 £65,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

The demand trend of job ads across the Staines region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 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 Staines region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP