The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ealing 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Ealing
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ealing 7.14% 15.79% 18.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 90.00% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 15
Median salary £82,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +9.09%  
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 Ealing with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Ealing
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4 10 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ealing 14.29% 17.54% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 19
Median salary £38,607 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.65% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Ealing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ealing 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 Ealing

QA
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

Salary trend for QA in Ealing

For the 6 months to 26 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 Ealing region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) GoCD
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ealing 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) GoCD
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware