Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hammersmith during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Quality Assurance Tester
London > Hammersmith
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - +37 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 0.82% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Hammersmith median annual salary £47,500 - £42,000
10th Percentile £43,750 - £39,700
90th Percentile £54,250 - £44,300
London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +2.27%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hammersmith
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 366 156 172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 99.73% 98.73% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 327 131 143
Hammersmith median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +30.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £84,000
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%

QA Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Tester in Hammersmith

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Salary trend for QA Tester in Hammersmith

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, QA Tester 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 Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Capybara
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA

QA Tester 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Capybara
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA