The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 5.00% 5.41% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.78% 46.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
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 Gatwick with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 23 13 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 14.38% 11.71% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 5
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

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Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for QA in Gatwick

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Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Gatwick over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Gatwick

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (62.50%) Python
1 5 (62.50%) SDET
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Database Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Social Network
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
5 1 (12.50%) Informatica
5 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Database Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) QMS
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SDET
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: 15% Bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago