The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Hammersmith region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 3.30% 7.39% 7.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 56.52% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 6.59% 13.07% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 10
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
London

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 16 April 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 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Calabash
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (20.00%) Calabash
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) ScrumMaster
1 2 (40.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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