The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 14 32
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow - 12.66% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 66.67% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
6 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 12.50% 18.99% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -24.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrow region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrow region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Redmine
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) New Relic