The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.00% 16.13% 10.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 59.52% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 16
Average salary £45,000 £63,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Docklands, London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.00% 27.10% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 25
Average salary £44,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.31% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £37,620 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £88,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

QA
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Docklands, London region.

QA Salary Trend in Docklands, London

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MiFID
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID