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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 6.41% 5.95% 8.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.71% 83.33% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Median salary £42,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £25,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Manchester

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
14 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 17.95% 7.14% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 26
Median salary £35,750 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.32% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,750 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

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 6 December 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) JUnit
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Tester
2 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Agile Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) ATDD
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SDET
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago