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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 35 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 27.13% 7.69% 24.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 85.37% 60.00% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 20
Average salary £55,000 £45,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.21% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,150 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,350 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
41 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 31.78% 12.82% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 21
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Ealing

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Ealing region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Ealing

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 42 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (69.57%) TDD
3 32 (69.57%) BDD
4 28 (60.87%) Relational Database
5 25 (54.35%) SpecFlow
5 25 (54.35%) Manual Testing
5 25 (54.35%) C#
5 25 (54.35%) Windows
5 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
5 25 (54.35%) ISEB
6 24 (52.17%) Pair Programming
6 24 (52.17%) Automated Testing
6 24 (52.17%) Refactoring
7 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (47.83%) Windows Vista
7 22 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (47.83%) Windows 7
7 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (47.83%) Windows XP
7 22 (47.83%) Windows 8
7 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (43.48%) Automation Testing
9 19 (41.30%) Selenium
10 18 (39.13%) Scrum
11 17 (36.96%) Kanban
12 16 (34.78%) WebDriver
13 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
13 12 (26.09%) Degree
14 10 (21.74%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) Apache
1 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
1 9 (19.57%) Jetty
1 9 (19.57%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.87%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.17%) GIMP
3 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) SpecFlow
2 22 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (41.30%) Selenium
4 16 (34.78%) WebDriver
5 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 10 (21.74%) Subversion
6 9 (19.57%) Maven
6 9 (19.57%) Gradle
6 9 (19.57%) Artifactory
6 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
6 9 (19.57%) Grunt
7 2 (4.35%) JIRA
8 1 (2.17%) MSTest
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Tester
2 21 (45.65%) Senior Tester
3 13 (28.26%) Software Tester
4 10 (21.74%) Senior Software Tester
5 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Developer
7 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior QA Tester
8 5 (10.87%) QA Tester
9 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
9 3 (6.52%) QA Leader
10 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
11 1 (2.17%) Senior Test Manager
11 1 (2.17%) QA Analyst
11 1 (2.17%) Senior QA Analyst
11 1 (2.17%) Senior QA Manager
11 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Servlets
2 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
2 8 (17.39%) jQuery
3 7 (15.22%) HTML5
3 7 (15.22%) CSS3
4 5 (10.87%) Sass
4 5 (10.87%) LESS
4 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (10.87%) JSON
4 5 (10.87%) Ajax
5 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.17%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
1 9 (19.57%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows XP
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Vista
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (47.83%) Windows 7
2 22 (47.83%) Windows 8
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (69.57%) TDD
3 32 (69.57%) BDD
4 25 (54.35%) Manual Testing
5 24 (52.17%) Pair Programming
5 24 (52.17%) Automated Testing
5 24 (52.17%) Refactoring
6 20 (43.48%) Automation Testing
7 18 (39.13%) Scrum
8 17 (36.96%) Kanban
9 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
10 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
10 9 (19.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (19.57%) DevOps
10 9 (19.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 8 (17.39%) Software Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
12 6 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) Shell Script
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) PHP
5 3 (6.52%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) ISEB
2 12 (26.09%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) CSSLP
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Xen
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Puppet
1 9 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (19.57%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Perforce
2 9 (19.57%) Rackspace
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.17%) Maxymiser
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
Ealing, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Ealing, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago