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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 7.74% 9.94% 9.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 70.83% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 15
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,400 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £97,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
39 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.16% 14.04% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 30
Average salary £72,500 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.46% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £31,750 £45,850
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) Legal
5 8 (34.78%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) TDD
5 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
5 8 (34.78%) Spring
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Financial Institution
6 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (26.09%) LESS
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) JSON
7 6 (26.09%) Dojo
7 6 (26.09%) Ext JS
7 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (26.09%) Node.js
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
8 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
8 5 (21.74%) UNIX
8 5 (21.74%) JMS
8 5 (21.74%) SOA
8 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (26.09%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (17.39%) Data Mart
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.70%) JBehave
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) ERwin
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) jMock
3 1 (4.35%) EasyMock
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) TestNG
3 1 (4.35%) Mockito
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Legal
3 7 (30.43%) Financial Institution
4 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.35%) Front Office
6 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Build Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
1 8 (34.78%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
3 6 (26.09%) LESS
3 6 (26.09%) Ajax
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) Dojo
3 6 (26.09%) Ext JS
3 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (26.09%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
4 5 (21.74%) JMS
4 5 (21.74%) Middleware
5 4 (17.39%) WS-I
5 4 (17.39%) XBRL
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.35%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Taxonomies
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) OO
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) RUP
5 4 (17.39%) UML
5 4 (17.39%) PDM
5 4 (17.39%) Release Management
5 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (17.39%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) IronPython
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Informatica
2 3 (13.04%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) OpenLink
4 1 (4.35%) Perforce