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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 11 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 9.80% 9.52% 4.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.67% 53.33% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
12 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 23.53% 17.86% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 29 April 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Games
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Product Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Confluence
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Tableau
5 2 (16.67%) Publishing
5 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Redmine
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) RPG Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) ELK Stack
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Product Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) RPG
2 1 (8.33%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
1 2 (16.67%) Google
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) Omniture
Harrow
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago