The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 11 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 2.94% - 10.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £30,500 - £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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Manchester

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 region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury 5.88% 5.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £29,000 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 - £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bury

The demand trend of job ads across the Bury 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

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Salary Trend in Bury

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

QA Salary Trend in Bury

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bury

For the 6 months to 4 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 Bury region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bury 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management