The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Manchester / Altrincham
Rank 22 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 6.31% 10.34% 2.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.82% 85.71% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Median salary £41,500 £24,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.91% -30.93%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 19.82% 12.07% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 5
Median salary £41,500 £24,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.91% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,100 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

QA
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

QA Salary Trend in Altrincham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

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

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Gherkin
2 10 (90.91%) Regression Testing
3 6 (54.55%) JUnit
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) ATDD
3 6 (54.55%) QA Automation
3 6 (54.55%) SDET
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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 10 (90.91%) Cucumber
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) QA Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Automation Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior QA Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) QA Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) QA Automation Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Gherkin
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Regression Testing
3 6 (54.55%) ATDD
3 6 (54.55%) QA Automation
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SDET
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