Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 39 30
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 1.37% 3.20% 6.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.35% 13.64% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 19
Uxbridge median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +120.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £59,500 £45,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,000 £62,600
Hillingdon median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +44.74% -36.67%

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Uxbridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 68 66 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 18.68% 23.49% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 42
Uxbridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +27.27% -13.16%
10th Percentile £36,800 £42,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,125
Hillingdon median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +2.86%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Uxbridge

QA
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Salary trend for QA in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SDET
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) OAuth
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Mocha
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

QA
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Mocha
1 1 (20.00%) Protractor
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) CRM Manager
1 2 (40.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Chai
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Hystrix
2 1 (20.00%) OAuth
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Zuul
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft