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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 28 8
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.66% 5.98% 18.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 33.33% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 33
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
15 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 28.30% 17.93% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 35
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £33,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £100,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TestNG
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer in Test
1 3 (75.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C