Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hammersmith during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Engineer
West London > Hammersmith
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 2.34% 0.65% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.66% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Hammersmith median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -4.49% +21.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £35,300
90th Percentile £44,375 £46,250 £56,100
West London median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -19.05% +7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hammersmith
Permanent vacancies in Hammersmith with a recognized job title 248 152 199
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 98.06% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 222 146 168
Hammersmith median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91% +21.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £65,000
West London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

Job postings that featured QA Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith.

Job vacancy trend for QA Engineer in Hammersmith

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Salary trend for QA Engineer in Hammersmith

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hammersmith region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Validation
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development

QA Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
3 2 (33.33%) Calabash
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Data Reconciliation
2 4 (66.67%) Data Validation
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) MicroStrategy