The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford - 9.09% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
QA
West Yorkshire

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 Castleford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 23.53% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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Salary Trend in Castleford

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

QA Salary Trend in Castleford

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Castleford region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope

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Top Related IT Skills in Castleford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP SiteScope