The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 13.54% 14.63% 9.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.17% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
24 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 25.00% 19.51% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Ealing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 40 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 38 (86.36%) BDD
3 37 (84.09%) Kanban
3 37 (84.09%) TDD
4 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (68.18%) Relational Database
6 29 (65.91%) SpecFlow
6 29 (65.91%) C#
6 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
7 28 (63.64%) Windows
7 28 (63.64%) Software Engineering
7 28 (63.64%) Automation Testing
8 26 (59.09%) WebDriver
8 26 (59.09%) Selenium
9 25 (56.82%) Refactoring
9 25 (56.82%) Automated Testing
9 25 (56.82%) Pair Programming
9 25 (56.82%) C++
10 14 (31.82%) Scrum
11 13 (29.55%) User Experience
12 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
12 12 (27.27%) HTML5
12 12 (27.27%) CSS3
12 12 (27.27%) HTML
12 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 12 (27.27%) CSS
12 12 (27.27%) jQuery
13 6 (13.64%) Degree
13 6 (13.64%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ealing 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (65.91%) SpecFlow
3 26 (59.09%) Selenium
3 26 (59.09%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.82%) Subversion
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Billing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Automated Tester
1 25 (56.82%) Automation Tester
1 25 (56.82%) QA Automation Tester
1 25 (56.82%) QA Tester
1 25 (56.82%) Senior Automation Tester
1 25 (56.82%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 25 (56.82%) Senior QA Tester
1 25 (56.82%) Senior Tester
1 25 (56.82%) Tester
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Angular Developer
3 12 (27.27%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (27.27%) HTML Developer
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (27.27%) UI Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Tester
4 5 (11.36%) Software QA Tester
4 5 (11.36%) Software Tester
5 2 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 12 (27.27%) CSS
1 12 (27.27%) CSS3
1 12 (27.27%) HTML
1 12 (27.27%) HTML5
1 12 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 38 (86.36%) BDD
3 37 (84.09%) Kanban
3 37 (84.09%) TDD
4 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (63.64%) Automation Testing
5 28 (63.64%) Software Engineering
6 25 (56.82%) Automated Testing
6 25 (56.82%) Pair Programming
6 25 (56.82%) Refactoring
7 14 (31.82%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.09%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (6.82%) SDLC
11 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
11 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.82%) Validation
12 2 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) C#
2 25 (56.82%) C++
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) ISEB
2 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Maxymiser
3 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft