The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 2.36% 3.88% 2.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.38% 36.36% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
Derbyshire

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 Chesterfield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
32 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 25.20% 10.68% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 1
Average salary £65,000 £44,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.06% +23.61%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Chesterfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

QA
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

QA Salary Trend in Chesterfield

QA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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