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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 0.65% 0.98% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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
25 72 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 16.34% 23.53% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 60 37
Median salary £65,000 £43,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.42% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Software Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft