The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Westminster
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 5.26% 7.69% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.53% 7.69% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £41,391 £57,500 £84,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.01% -31.95%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

The demand trend of job ads across the Westminster region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Westminster

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Westminster region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (40.00%) TestNG
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Drupal
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) B2B
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Force.com

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) TestNG
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) B2B
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com