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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.63% 1.05% 1.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 33.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 - £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 - £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
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
5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 6.58% 3.16% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £48,000 £42,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

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 2 September 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (50.00%) Google
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (41.67%) Android
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Selenium
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (16.67%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Calabash
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
2 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft