The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 9 22
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street - 9.68% 2.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 11.11% 19.35% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

The demand trend of job ads across the Street region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 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 Street region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) LatentZero
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) thinkFolio
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Street 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LatentZero
1 1 (50.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (50.00%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Environment Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Environment Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft