The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 13.16% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 83.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +3.89%
QA
Somerset

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 Street region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 15.79% 12.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Street

QA
Salary Trend in Street

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

QA Salary Trend in Street

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Street 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) NEC
2 3 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Mitel
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Street 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 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Mason
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
2 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
1 3 (50.00%) NEC
1 3 (50.00%) Mitel
1 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (50.00%) ProCurve
1 3 (50.00%) Infor
1 3 (50.00%) Kerio
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO