The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Suffolk / Bury St Edmunds
Rank 28 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 3.17% - 3.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £28,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 - £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,700 - £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 Bury St Edmunds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 9.52% 16.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Median salary £27,000 £22,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £52,000 £26,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

QA
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

QA Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Bury St Edmunds region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle