The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.76% 5.03% 5.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.33% 47.37% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 12
Median salary £55,000 £24,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+124.49% -51.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
30 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 20.69% 10.61% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 28
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Uxbridge region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) LINQ
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) SOLID
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) LINQ
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 1 (14.29%) HP