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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 29 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 0.70% 2.78% 11.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 16.67% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
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
16 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 11.19% 16.67% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) OLTP
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Web Usability
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Harrow
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago