The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 21 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.38% 2.65% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 20.00% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £83,750 £66,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.89% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
QA
London

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 Uxbridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 11.03% 13.25% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 25
Average salary £26,500 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.88% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

QA
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

QA Salary Trend in Uxbridge

QA
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) BMC
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
3 2 (28.57%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) FWSM
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) FWSM
1 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WATIR
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microstrategy Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits and EXCELLENT Tra
Posted: 11 days ago
Uxbridge
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 60k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Uxbridge
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Salary and Package on offer
Posted: 12 days ago