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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 2.94% 3.26% 2.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.33% 23.08% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +64.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 22.06% 14.13% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 12
Median salary £24,500 £46,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.31% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £62,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

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 July 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) New Relic

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 (57.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) New Relic