The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 42 46 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs citing QA 17 20 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.89% 3.56% 10.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.87% 20.83% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 46
Median salary £39,500 £34,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
61 96 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.96% 17.08% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 75 62
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Derbyshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

QA
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -2 13 £39,000 +14.70% 1
Chesterfield - 3 £40,000 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 13 (33.33%) Online Security
3 13 (33.33%) iPad
4 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) ISEB
5 11 (28.21%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
6 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
7 9 (23.08%) jQuery
7 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
9 7 (17.95%) .NET
9 7 (17.95%) CSS
9 7 (17.95%) HTML5
9 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
10 6 (15.38%) CSS3
10 6 (15.38%) SDLC
10 6 (15.38%) Web Development
10 6 (15.38%) Windows
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.38%) C#
11 5 (12.82%) Process Management
11 5 (12.82%) Ajax
11 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
11 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
11 5 (12.82%) Front End Development
11 5 (12.82%) Wireframes

QA
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) MSI
3 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.69%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Appium
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 3 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 3 (7.69%) Back Office
1 3 (7.69%) Banking
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Tester
3 10 (25.64%) Developer
4 7 (17.95%) QA Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Test Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) QA Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (12.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
7 4 (10.26%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) QA Automation Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
7 4 (10.26%) UI Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Applications Packager
8 3 (7.69%) Graduate
9 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) jQuery
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML5
4 6 (15.38%) CSS3
5 5 (12.82%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
7 3 (7.69%) StructureMap
8 1 (2.56%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.56%) JPA
8 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) iPad
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) Life Science
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.69%) Windows NT
2 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 13 (33.33%) Online Security
4 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
7 6 (15.38%) SDLC
7 6 (15.38%) Web Development
8 5 (12.82%) Front End Development
8 5 (12.82%) Process Management
8 5 (12.82%) Wireframes
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.26%) MVC
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
10 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
10 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.69%) VB
4 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.69%) VBScript
5 2 (5.13%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Pascal
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) ISEB
2 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
4 2 (5.13%) MCT
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) CBAP
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) AppDNA
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) AppSense
2 3 (7.69%) BMC
2 3 (7.69%) Citrix
2 3 (7.69%) Cognos
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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