The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Essex / Basildon
Rank - 18 17
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon - 6.85% 2.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 21.74% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Basildon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 5 23 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 20.83% 31.51% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 19
Median salary £60,000 £38,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.84% -38.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Basildon

QA
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for QA in Basildon