The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 6 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 22.41% 23.85% 6.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 92.86% 89.66% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 2
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Ealing region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 24.14% 26.61% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 4
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

The demand trend of job ads across the Ealing region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

QA
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

QA Salary Trend in Ealing

QA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ealing region with a requirement for QA.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
1 21 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
1 21 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (100.00%) Kanban
1 21 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 21 (100.00%) BDD
1 21 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 21 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
2 13 (61.90%) ISEB
3 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) Refactoring
3 8 (38.10%) Pair Programming
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) C++

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
1 21 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 21 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 21 (100.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 21 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 21 (100.00%) Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Automation Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Senior QA Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Tester
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 21 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 21 (100.00%) BDD
1 21 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (100.00%) Kanban
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) Pair Programming
3 8 (38.10%) Refactoring
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft