The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 3.61% 5.00% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.64% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Hertfordshire

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 Borehamwood region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 26.51% 22.50% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 1
Median salary £21,000 £27,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.93% -31.87%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

QA
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

QA Salary Trend in Borehamwood

QA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 26 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 Borehamwood region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 5 (83.33%) NHS
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) HP ASE
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) ANSI C
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood 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 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Test Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) ANSI C
1 5 (83.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) HP ASE
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SAP