The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley - - 2.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley - 5.26% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

The demand trend of job ads across the Barnsley region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

QA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Barnsley region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) SaltStack
1 4 (40.00%) Salt
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SaltStack