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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.80% 10.42% 9.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.04% 68.18% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 12
Average salary £80,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £38,700 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
27 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.37% 15.28% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 22
Average salary £77,500 £52,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 27 August 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 6 (27.27%) Legal
6 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Spring
7 5 (22.73%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
7 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
7 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
7 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 5 (22.73%) JMS
7 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 5 (22.73%) UNIX
7 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
8 4 (18.18%) LESS
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
8 4 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (18.18%) UML

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (18.18%) Data Mart
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 2 (9.09%) JBehave
2 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.55%) ERwin
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) jMock
3 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) TestNG
3 1 (4.55%) Mockito
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
4 3 (13.64%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Data Architect
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Build Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
1 6 (27.27%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) JMS
2 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) LESS
3 4 (18.18%) WS-I
3 4 (18.18%) XBRL
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (18.18%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
3 4 (18.18%) Ajax
3 4 (18.18%) JSON
3 4 (18.18%) Dojo
3 4 (18.18%) Ext JS
4 1 (4.55%) JPA
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Taxonomies
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
4 2 (9.09%) Equities
4 2 (9.09%) Derivative
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) RUP
5 4 (18.18%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) PDM
5 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) EMIR
1 1 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Informatica
2 3 (13.64%) Talend
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) OpenLink
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce