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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 2.04% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 4.08% 10.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle