Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.59% 1.89% 2.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.09% 16.67% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Canary Wharf median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -29.63% -
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +36.84% -29.63% -

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 11 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.51% 11.32% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 33
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,250 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.08% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £58,500 £36,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £81,750
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,250 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +17.08% -11.11% -

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Canary Wharf

QA
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for QA in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Oozie
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (100.00%) PySpark
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) PySpark
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (100.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks