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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 6.32% 4.35% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% 33.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £39,500 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.54% -
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 Hammersmith region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 10.53% 13.04% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) JMeter
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree