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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 8.50% 1.34% 8.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.21% 22.22% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Median salary £82,500 £62,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.06% -20.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 38 9 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 24.84% 6.04% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 35
Median salary £70,000 £55,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.69% -7.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £81,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Canary Wharf

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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 23 June 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for QA.

1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Marketing
2 18 (75.00%) Cognizant
2 18 (75.00%) CRM
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle
4 16 (66.67%) Open Source
5 14 (58.33%) SaaS
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 14 (58.33%) REST
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (58.33%) GitHub
5 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (58.33%) Java EE
5 14 (58.33%) Mule
5 14 (58.33%) OAuth
5 14 (58.33%) Subversion
5 14 (58.33%) BPEL
5 14 (58.33%) Spring
5 14 (58.33%) Maven
5 14 (58.33%) SOAP
5 14 (58.33%) Java
5 14 (58.33%) JMS
5 14 (58.33%) SOA
5 14 (58.33%) SAML
5 14 (58.33%) Mainframe
5 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
5 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
5 14 (58.33%) MuleSoft
5 14 (58.33%) Mule ESB
5 14 (58.33%) CloudHub

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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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (58.33%) Anypoint
1 14 (58.33%) Mule
1 14 (58.33%) Mule ESB
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) GitHub
1 14 (58.33%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Maven
1 14 (58.33%) Subversion
General
1 18 (75.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Architect
2 14 (58.33%) MuleSoft Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Senior Architect
2 14 (58.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
1 14 (58.33%) Java EE
1 14 (58.33%) JMS
1 14 (58.33%) OAuth
1 14 (58.33%) REST
1 14 (58.33%) SAML
1 14 (58.33%) SOAP
1 14 (58.33%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (58.33%) Mainframe
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) CRM
3 16 (66.67%) Open Source
4 14 (58.33%) BPEL
4 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 14 (58.33%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Campaign Management
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Customer Insight
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing Analytics
7 4 (16.67%) Personalization
7 4 (16.67%) Process Management
7 4 (16.67%) UML
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Use Case
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) CloudHub
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Cognizant
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle
3 14 (58.33%) MuleSoft
4 4 (16.67%) Pega
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com