The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.64% 4.55% 34.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 15
Average salary £45,000 £85,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +240.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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 Westminster region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.64% 4.55% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 15
Average salary £45,000 £85,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +240.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

QA
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

QA Salary Trend in Westminster

QA
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Westminster

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Appium
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Appium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
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Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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