The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 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 Derby region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Permanent jobs citing QA 46 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 14.47% 2.58% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 71.88% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,125 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
64 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 20.13% 5.15% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £36,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Derbyshire

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

QA
Salary Trend in Derby

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

QA Salary Trend in Derby

QA
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Derby region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Derby

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Scrum
3 24 (30.38%) Automated Testing
3 24 (30.38%) Test Automation
4 23 (29.11%) ISEB
5 22 (27.85%) C#
5 22 (27.85%) Selenium
5 22 (27.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (26.58%) ISTQB
7 20 (25.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (24.05%) Degree
9 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
10 17 (21.52%) Quality Management
10 17 (21.52%) Test Strategy
11 16 (20.25%) TestComplete
12 14 (17.72%) Karma Test Runner
12 14 (17.72%) NUnit
13 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
14 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
14 12 (15.19%) .NET
14 12 (15.19%) SQL
15 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
16 10 (12.66%) Validation
16 10 (12.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 10 (12.66%) Marketing
16 10 (12.66%) Atmel
16 10 (12.66%) Ethernet
16 10 (12.66%) Aerospace
16 10 (12.66%) Electronics
16 10 (12.66%) EMC

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (1.27%) IIS
1 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Office
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.27%) FrameMaker
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (27.85%) Selenium
2 16 (20.25%) TestComplete
3 14 (17.72%) NUnit
3 14 (17.72%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (11.39%) WebDriver
5 6 (7.59%) Jasmine
6 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.27%) JIRA
8 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.66%) Electronics
2 10 (12.66%) Aerospace
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Analyst
2 24 (30.38%) Test Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Tester
3 10 (12.66%) Design Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Software Test Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) ScrumMaster
5 6 (7.59%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Tester
7 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Software Tester
7 4 (5.06%) Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 5 (6.33%) XML
3 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.27%) XSLT
5 1 (1.27%) WinForms
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Firmware
1 10 (12.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (10.13%) NHS
3 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.06%) VHDL
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) Open Source
7 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Scrum
3 24 (30.38%) Automated Testing
3 24 (30.38%) Test Automation
4 22 (27.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (25.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (21.52%) Quality Management
6 17 (21.52%) Test Strategy
7 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
8 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.66%) Validation
10 6 (7.59%) Workflow
10 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.59%) UML
10 6 (7.59%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.59%) Kanban
10 6 (7.59%) User Stories
11 4 (5.06%) Information Governance
11 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) C#
2 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.19%) SQL
4 4 (5.06%) Java
5 3 (3.80%) Python
5 3 (3.80%) Ruby
6 1 (1.27%) XPath
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.27%) VBScript
6 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) ISEB
2 21 (26.58%) ISTQB
3 19 (24.05%) Degree
4 8 (10.13%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) EMC
1 10 (12.66%) Atmel
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 2 (2.53%) Sage
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe
4 1 (1.27%) Lotus
Derby
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago