The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Cumbria region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 2.08% 8.45% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 20.83% 12.68% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £51,250 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.69% -22.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
North West

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

QA
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

QA Salary Trend in Cumbria

QA
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Carlisle -2 1 £55,000 +69.23%
QA
North West

QA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) NHS Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Management