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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.03% 13.71% 6.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.15% 85.71% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 12
Average salary £68,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £93,500 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
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
41 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 26.45% 16.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 33
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,800 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 28 (96.55%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 12 (41.38%) Scrum
5 11 (37.93%) Legal
6 10 (34.48%) Financial Institution
6 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
7 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) XML
7 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
7 9 (31.03%) Spring
7 9 (31.03%) Dojo
7 9 (31.03%) Data Architecture
7 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (31.03%) Node.js
7 9 (31.03%) LESS
8 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
8 8 (27.59%) Data Migration
8 8 (27.59%) TDD
8 8 (27.59%) Migration
8 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
8 8 (27.59%) OO
9 7 (24.14%) Ajax
9 7 (24.14%) JSON
9 7 (24.14%) REST
9 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
9 7 (24.14%) Ext JS

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (31.03%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 5 (17.24%) Data Mart
4 4 (13.79%) DB2
4 4 (13.79%) Big Data
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.90%) ERwin
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JBehave
General
1 28 (96.55%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Legal
3 10 (34.48%) Financial Institution
4 5 (17.24%) Banking
5 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Data Architect
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) QA Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) XML
1 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
1 9 (31.03%) Spring
1 9 (31.03%) Dojo
1 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (31.03%) LESS
2 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
2 7 (24.14%) REST
2 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
2 7 (24.14%) Ext JS
2 7 (24.14%) Ajax
2 7 (24.14%) JSON
3 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 5 (17.24%) XBRL
4 5 (17.24%) Middleware
4 5 (17.24%) .NET
5 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET
5 4 (13.79%) JDBC
5 4 (13.79%) Servlets
5 4 (13.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Taxonomies
2 5 (17.24%) User Experience
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
4 9 (31.03%) Data Architecture
5 8 (27.59%) Data Migration
5 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) OO
5 8 (27.59%) Migration
6 6 (20.69%) UML
6 6 (20.69%) SOA
6 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
7 5 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (17.24%) RUP
8 4 (13.79%) ETL
8 4 (13.79%) Validation
8 4 (13.79%) PDM
8 4 (13.79%) Data Management
8 4 (13.79%) Information Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Validation
8 4 (13.79%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) XMLA
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) IronPython
5 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Informatica
2 4 (13.79%) Talend
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) OpenLink