The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 3.13% 26.09% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 54.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £25,214 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 3.13% 47.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £25,214 £68,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 8 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 8 (50.00%) Ontologies
2 8 (50.00%) R
2 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (50.00%) VB
2 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) SPSS
2 8 (50.00%) Statistics
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) MCP
3 7 (43.75%) MCAD
3 7 (43.75%) MCSD

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Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Data Quality Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (50.00%) Programmer
1 8 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
1 8 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) SAS Analyst Programmer
1 8 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Data Programmer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) Unity DI Container
1 7 (43.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (50.00%) Semantic Web
1 8 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 8 (50.00%) Ontologies
1 8 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) R
2 8 (50.00%) VB
3 7 (43.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 7 (43.75%) MCAD
2 7 (43.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft