The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing QA 25 10 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.24% 2.07% 8.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.78% 14.29% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 45
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
QA
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
74 70 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.51% 14.46% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 66
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

QA
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

QA Salary Trend in Derbyshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

QA
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Derby +8 24 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Chesterfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) Online Security
3 11 (33.33%) ISEB
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) iPad
4 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
4 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
4 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
5 8 (24.24%) Functional Testing
6 7 (21.21%) SDLC
6 7 (21.21%) HTML5
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) jQuery
7 6 (18.18%) CSS3
8 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.15%) Windows
8 5 (15.15%) C#
8 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
8 5 (15.15%) Web Development
8 5 (15.15%) Ajax
9 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Process Management
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
10 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
1 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (3.03%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Tester
3 9 (27.27%) Developer
4 7 (21.21%) QA Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) QA Tester
5 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (15.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
7 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Tester
7 4 (12.12%) UI Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) IT Graduate
8 2 (6.06%) Junior
8 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) CSS
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
1 7 (21.21%) HTML5
1 7 (21.21%) jQuery
2 6 (18.18%) CSS3
3 5 (15.15%) Ajax
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
4 2 (6.06%) StructureMap
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) iPad
2 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) Online Security
4 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
5 8 (24.24%) Functional Testing
6 7 (21.21%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Process Management
8 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Load Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) System Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) ISEB
2 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) DBS Check
4 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 2 (6.06%) MCT
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) AppDNA
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Cognos
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) AppSense
4 1 (3.03%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) webMethods
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