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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow - - 6.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 10.20% 14.00% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Web Usability
4 1 (16.67%) Retail

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Usability
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
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