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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 29 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.44% 4.90% 5.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.79% 35.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 18
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £64,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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 84 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.92% 13.73% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 77 42
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £24,600 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £65,000 £55,000
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 28 September 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 September 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 +18 12 £37,500 -1.96% 1
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
4 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
5 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Subversion
5 7 (22.58%) SDLC
6 6 (19.35%) Selenium
6 6 (19.35%) ISEB
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.13%) .NET
7 5 (16.13%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Process Management
7 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Retail
7 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
8 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (12.90%) iPad
8 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery

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 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (22.58%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Selenium
3 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.68%) Appium
5 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 3 (9.68%) MSI
5 3 (9.68%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.23%) JUnit
7 1 (3.23%) Mockito
7 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Packager
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) QA Leader
5 2 (6.45%) QA Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) jQuery
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
3 3 (9.68%) StructureMap
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.45%) HTML5
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.90%) iPad
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Windows NT
2 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
4 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Process Management
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Online Security
6 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
7 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
7 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) VB
3 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.68%) VBScript
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Pascal
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
2 6 (19.35%) ISEB
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) AppSense
2 3 (9.68%) BMC
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
2 3 (9.68%) Cognos
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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