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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 16 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 1.61% - 6.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £60,000 - £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 9.68% 20.00% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £41,500 £26,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.60% -27.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £43,350 £31,300
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.02%

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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

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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

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management

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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 (66.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (33.33%) QA Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft