The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 24 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.60% 3.77% 4.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.22% 42.86% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Median salary £35,000 £40,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -19.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
45 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 15.63% 8.81% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 19
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,450 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Derby

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for QA.

1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
2 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
6 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 6 (21.43%) Ruby
6 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 5 (17.86%) RESTful
7 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
7 5 (17.86%) XML
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Retail
7 5 (17.86%) Appium
8 4 (14.29%) ISEB
8 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (14.29%) TeamCity

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) RS-485
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
2 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.86%) Appium
4 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 3 (10.71%) JIRA
6 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
6 2 (7.14%) Mocha
6 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Ruby Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) QA Leader
4 3 (10.71%) QA Manager
4 3 (10.71%) QA Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
1 5 (17.86%) RESTful
1 5 (17.86%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.57%) StructureMap
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) EPoS
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
2 9 (32.14%) SDLC
3 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (17.86%) BDD
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (7.14%) Process Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Ruby
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos
2 1 (3.57%) Freescale
2 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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