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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 39 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.81% 2.79% 2.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.18% 24.07% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 7
Median salary £38,750 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
55 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.45% 11.59% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 48
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +8 10 £38,750 -0.64% 3
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
2 12 (35.29%) Selenium
2 12 (35.29%) SDLC
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Ruby
4 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
6 8 (23.53%) Subversion
6 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 8 (23.53%) ISEB
6 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 7 (20.59%) RESTful
7 7 (20.59%) BDD
7 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) TDD
7 7 (20.59%) Retail
7 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) C#
9 5 (14.71%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
9 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
10 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
10 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 4 (11.76%) Freescale
10 4 (11.76%) Gherkin

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
1 4 (11.76%) RS-485
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Selenium
2 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (23.53%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Appium
4 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.88%) Mocha
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) QA Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Ruby Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) QA Leader
3 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) QA Manager
5 3 (8.82%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) RESTful
2 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
2 4 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
2 12 (35.29%) SDLC
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
6 7 (20.59%) BDD
6 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.59%) TDD
7 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Memory Management
8 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Workflow
9 3 (8.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Ruby
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) C
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Freescale
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + pension, 25 days' holiday and BUPA
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday