The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 3 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 18.60% 5.41% 13.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 72.73% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £20,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
QA
South Yorkshire

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 Barnsley region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 25.58% 5.41% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £20,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

QA
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

QA Salary Trend in Barnsley