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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 38 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.74% 4.65% 7.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.15% 29.79% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 23
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £63,900 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
47 94 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.33% 15.61% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 84 53
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £28,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) Online Security
5 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
5 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (23.33%) iPad
6 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (20.00%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) ISEB
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Process Management
7 5 (16.67%) Selenium
7 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) SCCM
8 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Retail
8 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services

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 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Selenium
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) MSI
3 3 (10.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Appium
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Mockito
5 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
1 7 (23.33%) Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (10.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (10.00%) StructureMap
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.33%) JavaFX
6 1 (3.33%) JPA
6 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.33%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Life Science
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows NT
2 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Online Security
4 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.67%) Process Management
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VB
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) VBScript
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Pascal
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CBAP
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) AppSense
2 3 (10.00%) BMC
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix
2 3 (10.00%) Cognos
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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