The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Bury St Edmunds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 2.67% 20.90% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 60.87% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 9.33% 34.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 6
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +162.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
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QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Software Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Manager
2 2 (50.00%) QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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