The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 5.88% 2.30% 2.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.11% 26.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Median salary £43,000 £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.25% -16.92%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Kent

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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 13.97% 8.62% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 6
Median salary £52,500 £34,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.41% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £26,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

The demand trend of job ads across the Tunbridge Wells region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

QA
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

QA Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tunbridge Wells region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) AppDNA
5 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) API Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Expense Management
5 1 (10.00%) Life Science

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) MSI
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Expense Management
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) AppSense
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago