The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Derbyshire region that had QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
QA Tester
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
421 554 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 96.34% 98.58% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 349 445 375
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Derbyshire region that featured QA Tester in the job title.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Derbyshire

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, QA Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derbyshire region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) Online Security
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter

QA Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Online Security
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter