The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 2.14% - 9.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% - 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £27,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
Cheshire

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 Crewe region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 8.57% 3.13% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 - £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

QA
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

QA Salary Trend in Crewe

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Data Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) New Media
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) New Media
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Data Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft