The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
London / Hounslow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.00% - 3.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £55,000
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 Hounslow with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hounslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 8.00% 5.08% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £50,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £58,000 £50,000
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 Hounslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hounslow 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 Hounslow

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Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Salary trend for QA in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL