The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 10.00% 14.85% 3.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 52.94% 75.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £46,250 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.80% +17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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 Hammersmith region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 18.89% 19.80% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £41,600 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

QA
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

QA Salary Trend in Hammersmith

QA
Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) JIRA
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Selenium
3 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (39.13%) WebDriver
3 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
4 8 (34.78%) Defect Tracking
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) Bugzilla
4 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
6 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
6 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) User Stories
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
7 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Retail
7 5 (21.74%) Test Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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.

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
1 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (17.39%) MS Project
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Informix
1 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) JIRA
2 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (39.13%) WebDriver
3 8 (34.78%) Bugzilla
3 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
4 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
5 4 (17.39%) Hudson
5 4 (17.39%) MSTest
5 4 (17.39%) NUnit
5 4 (17.39%) Subversion
5 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.35%) Appium
7 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Automation Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Release Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Automation Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Platform Manager
4 2 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (17.39%) STB
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
5 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) ATDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C++
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GCP
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (17.39%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) Perforce
1 4 (17.39%) Rally