Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 46 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - +37
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 5.63% 1.47% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.03% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Gatwick median annual salary £57,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -2.44% -8.89%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 29 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 18.13% 14.75% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 25
Gatwick median annual salary £57,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% +15.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £63,750 £50,750
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +13.33%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Gatwick

QA
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

QA
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Gatwick over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) CentOS
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 5 (55.56%) MCollective
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
1 5 (55.56%) Sensu
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) GoCD
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) PMO

QA
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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) GoCD
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Platform Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Platform Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) MCollective
1 5 (55.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) CentOS
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Sun