The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 10.71% - 13.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -0.65%
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 Paddington region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 10.71% 6.67% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Paddington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

QA
Salary Trend in Paddington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Paddington region.

QA Salary Trend in Paddington

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) User Experience
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) CMDB
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) BMC
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Social Media

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) CMDB
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) BMC
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Omniture
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau