The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Hammersmith
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 16 28
Rank change year-on-year -24 +12  
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 0.98% 5.88% 3.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £53,125 £56,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +73.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,425 £55,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,825 £57,250 £39,300
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 Hammersmith with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hammersmith
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 8.78% 14.12% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 6
Median salary £48,000 £51,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.34% -26.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £47,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £70,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hammersmith 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 Hammersmith

QA
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Salary trend for QA in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Capybara
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) C#

QA
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 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Capybara
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore