The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 8.33% 5.38% 2.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% 71.43% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +55.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Harrow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 13.89% 7.53% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

QA
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

QA Salary Trend in Harrow

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Management
1 5 (71.43%) System Testing
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Management
1 5 (71.43%) System Testing
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
Harrow, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago