QA Jobs in London

Quality Assurance (QA)
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 78 39 50
Rank change year-on-year -39 +11 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 811 2,506 4,592
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.49% 6.74% 7.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.42% 39.99% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 650 1,454 2,098
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £42,577
25th Percentile £52,644 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £107,475 £105,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,321 6,267 10,142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 14.27% 16.85% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,503 3,965 5,190
10th Percentile £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £48,963 £50,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.85% -
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for QA in London

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Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing QA in London.

Salary trend for QA in London

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Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing QA in London over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for QA in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the London region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -14 163 £75,000 - 26
South London -50 34 £50,000 +42.86% 11
West London -65 20 £85,000 +70.00% 26
East London +33 18 £65,000 +25.00% 9
North London -3 3 £40,000 -13.98% 3
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (2.34%) Confluence
2 18 (2.22%) CMS
3 17 (2.10%) Apache
4 14 (1.73%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.48%) Drupal
6 8 (0.99%) Apache Pig
7 7 (0.86%) IIS
7 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Exchange
8 5 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.37%) nginx
10 3 (0.37%) Smallworld
10 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.37%) WordPress
11 2 (0.25%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.25%) Moodle
11 2 (0.25%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.12%) MQSeries
Applications
1 44 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.49%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.49%) Trello
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) Blender
6 1 (0.12%) InDesign
6 1 (0.12%) Notion
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) Revit
6 1 (0.12%) Sketch
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
6 1 (0.12%) UXPin
6 1 (0.12%) Windchill
6 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.49%) Lawson
3 4 (0.49%) Shopify
4 3 (0.37%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.37%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.12%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.12%) Endur
6 1 (0.12%) SAP IBP
6 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 185 (22.81%) Azure
2 130 (16.03%) AWS
3 75 (9.25%) SaaS
4 73 (9.00%) GCP
5 52 (6.41%) Azure DevOps
6 39 (4.81%) Power Platform
7 28 (3.45%) Serverless
8 19 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.11%) GitHub
9 9 (1.11%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (0.99%) Microsoft 365
11 7 (0.86%) AWS CodeCommit
11 7 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.86%) Azure Service Bus
11 7 (0.86%) PaaS
12 6 (0.74%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.97%) Internet
2 7 (0.86%) LAN
3 5 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (0.62%) SD-WAN
3 5 (0.62%) WAN
3 5 (0.62%) Wireless
4 4 (0.49%) DNS
4 4 (0.49%) HTTP
4 4 (0.49%) SSH
5 3 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.25%) DHCP
6 2 (0.25%) SMTP
6 2 (0.25%) WLAN
7 1 (0.12%) 3G
7 1 (0.12%) DSL
7 1 (0.12%) Firewall
7 1 (0.12%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.84%) Power BI
3 21 (2.59%) NoSQL
4 17 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (1.97%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.97%) Tableau
6 15 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 14 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.60%) Apache Hive
8 13 (1.60%) MySQL
9 11 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.23%) Big Data
10 10 (1.23%) Redis
11 9 (1.11%) Data Lake
12 7 (0.86%) GIS
13 6 (0.74%) Looker
13 6 (0.74%) MS Access
13 6 (0.74%) Power Query
13 6 (0.74%) PowerPivot
13 6 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 101 (12.45%) Cucumber
2 78 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 71 (8.75%) JIRA
3 71 (8.75%) Postman
4 70 (8.63%) Selenium
5 54 (6.66%) Git
6 44 (5.43%) Cypress.io
7 22 (2.71%) JUnit
8 20 (2.47%) SpecFlow
9 16 (1.97%) Appium
10 10 (1.23%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.99%) Checkstyle
11 8 (0.99%) SonarQube
11 8 (0.99%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.86%) CircleCI
12 7 (0.86%) Mockito
13 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.74%) TestRail
14 5 (0.62%) JMeter
14 5 (0.62%) REST Assured
General
1 228 (28.11%) Social Skills
2 204 (25.15%) Finance
3 103 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (6.66%) Front Office
5 43 (5.30%) Legal
6 42 (5.18%) Retail
7 38 (4.69%) Marketing
8 37 (4.56%) Law
9 34 (4.19%) Banking
10 30 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 28 (3.45%) Organisational Skills
12 23 (2.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 18 (2.22%) Public Sector
14 16 (1.97%) Manufacturing
15 14 (1.73%) Electronics
15 14 (1.73%) Police
16 13 (1.60%) Telecoms
17 10 (1.23%) Documentation Skills
17 10 (1.23%) Investment Banking
18 8 (0.99%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 169 (20.84%) Senior
2 146 (18.00%) Developer
3 125 (15.41%) Lead
4 78 (9.62%) Analyst
5 74 (9.12%) Software Engineer
6 69 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 64 (7.89%) Project Manager
8 61 (7.52%) QA Engineer
9 51 (6.29%) .NET Software Developer
10 49 (6.04%) .NET Software Engineer
11 47 (5.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 38 (4.69%) Architect
13 36 (4.44%) Software Manager
14 34 (4.19%) Finance Manager
14 34 (4.19%) Software Asset Manager
15 32 (3.95%) Senior Developer
16 29 (3.58%) QA Manager
17 28 (3.45%) QA Leader
18 27 (3.33%) Lead Developer
19 23 (2.84%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (14.67%) .NET
2 90 (11.10%) React
3 88 (10.85%) REST
4 65 (8.01%) AngularJS
5 53 (6.54%) Redux
6 50 (6.17%) Vue
7 48 (5.92%) .NET Core
8 46 (5.67%) ASP.NET
9 38 (4.69%) .NET Framework
10 37 (4.56%) JSON
11 32 (3.95%) HTML
12 31 (3.82%) RESTful
13 28 (3.45%) CSS
13 28 (3.45%) Web Services
14 26 (3.21%) ASP.NET Core
15 23 (2.84%) Spring
16 19 (2.34%) Spring Boot
17 18 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (1.97%) Gherkin
19 15 (1.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.75%) Product Ownership
2 58 (7.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 54 (6.66%) Hedge funds
4 51 (6.29%) Fixed Income
5 50 (6.17%) Derivative
6 47 (5.80%) Equities
7 39 (4.81%) Management Information System
8 35 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (3.08%) Client/Server
10 22 (2.71%) Data Structures
11 21 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (2.47%) Virtual Team
13 16 (1.97%) Mobile App
14 15 (1.85%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.73%) PropTech
16 13 (1.60%) Onboarding
16 13 (1.60%) Renewable Energy
17 11 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
18 10 (1.23%) Blockchain
19 9 (1.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 38 (4.69%) Android
2 32 (3.95%) Apple iOS
3 23 (2.84%) Linux
4 15 (1.85%) Windows
5 9 (1.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.37%) Debian
7 3 (0.37%) Unix
8 2 (0.25%) VMS
8 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (37.48%) Agile
2 171 (21.09%) DevOps
3 168 (20.72%) Problem-Solving
4 142 (17.51%) Software Engineering
5 140 (17.26%) CI/CD
6 132 (16.28%) Test Automation
7 130 (16.03%) Project Management
8 119 (14.67%) Mentoring
9 117 (14.43%) Test Strategy
10 100 (12.33%) Fintech
11 95 (11.71%) API Testing
12 89 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 89 (10.97%) Full Stack Development
13 86 (10.60%) Computer Science
13 86 (10.60%) TDD
14 83 (10.23%) Scrum
15 77 (9.49%) BDD
16 71 (8.75%) SDET
17 70 (8.63%) Project Delivery
18 66 (8.14%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 142 (17.51%) C#
2 138 (17.02%) SQL
3 130 (16.03%) JavaScript
3 130 (16.03%) Python
4 119 (14.67%) Java
5 83 (10.23%) TypeScript
6 20 (2.47%) Kotlin
7 16 (1.97%) PHP
8 14 (1.73%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.60%) Scala
10 11 (1.36%) Swift
11 10 (1.23%) Ruby
12 8 (0.99%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.86%) Go
13 7 (0.86%) PL/1
14 6 (0.74%) Dart
14 6 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions
14 6 (0.74%) R
15 5 (0.62%) Perl
16 4 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 195 (24.04%) Degree
2 58 (7.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.47%) Master's Degree
6 16 (1.97%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 15 (1.85%) DBS Check
8 12 (1.48%) PMP
9 10 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (1.11%) CREST Certified
11 7 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.86%) NVQ Level 3
12 6 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.62%) CCNA
13 5 (0.62%) CCNP
14 4 (0.49%) HNC
14 4 (0.49%) ISEB
14 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.95%) Accessibility
2 21 (2.59%) Data Quality
2 21 (2.59%) Good Clinical Practice
3 14 (1.73%) PMO
4 9 (1.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 9 (1.11%) CDISC
4 9 (1.11%) SLA
5 6 (0.74%) GMP
6 5 (0.62%) GDPR
7 4 (0.49%) NIST
8 3 (0.37%) COBIT
8 3 (0.37%) GRC
8 3 (0.37%) NEBOSH
8 3 (0.37%) Software Quality Assurance
8 3 (0.37%) WCAG
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17025
10 1 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 54 (6.66%) Docker
2 12 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.36%) Firmware
4 9 (1.11%) Embedded Firmware
5 8 (0.99%) HDFS
6 5 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.25%) Varnish
8 2 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (3.95%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.73%) Terraform
3 8 (0.99%) Ansible
3 8 (0.99%) Puppet
4 4 (0.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (0.37%) Kibana
5 3 (0.37%) Packer
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.25%) SCCM
7 1 (0.12%) Consul
7 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) Kubeflow
7 1 (0.12%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 132 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.66%) Google
3 18 (2.22%) SAP
4 14 (1.73%) Dell
5 12 (1.48%) Databricks
6 11 (1.36%) Adobe
7 10 (1.23%) Aderant
8 9 (1.11%) Oracle
8 9 (1.11%) Salesforce
9 8 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.99%) Marketo
10 7 (0.86%) CheckPoint
10 7 (0.86%) IBM
11 6 (0.74%) Cognos
11 6 (0.74%) IFS
12 5 (0.62%) Adyen
12 5 (0.62%) Cisco
12 5 (0.62%) Meraki
12 5 (0.62%) UiPath
13 4 (0.49%) JD Edwards