The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 9 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 8.70% - 2.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Durham

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 Darlington region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 8.70% 7.94% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

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Salary Trend in Darlington

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

QA Salary Trend in Darlington

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java