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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 29 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.70% 6.17% 4.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.29% 48.28% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 5
Average salary £24,000 £47,500 £47,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% +0.31%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -
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
17 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.49% 12.78% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 20
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,175
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Polycom
1 6 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Java

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Junior IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microstrategy Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Polycom
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
Uxbridge
CPS Group
Salary: £24999 - £25000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 7 days ago