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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 1.61% 8.00% 6.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
13 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 20.97% 16.00% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 2
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,600 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £46,750 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) ANSI C
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 5 (71.43%) HP ASE
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
3 5 (71.43%) NHS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) SAP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning

QA
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 (71.43%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Test Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 5 (71.43%) ANSI C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) HP ASE
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SAP