The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Chesterfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 4.46% 1.89% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.67% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £24,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
15 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 9.55% 7.55% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £28,750 £17,340 £72,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.80% -75.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Derbyshire

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
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Chesterfield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) WinRunner
4 2 (15.38%) JPA
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WinRunner
1 2 (15.38%) QARun
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Test Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Transition Manager
3 2 (15.38%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) JPA
2 2 (15.38%) Ajax
2 2 (15.38%) Java SE
2 2 (15.38%) Java EE
2 2 (15.38%) GWT
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago