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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 29 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.94% 2.42% 2.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.63% 34.38% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 8
Median salary £38,750 £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.96% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £21,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
54 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 16.67% 7.03% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 38
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,300 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 +16 13 £36,250 +42.15% 6
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) SDLC
3 12 (35.29%) Selenium
3 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Subversion
4 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
4 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
5 9 (26.47%) Ruby
6 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 8 (23.53%) ISEB
6 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (20.59%) SQL
8 6 (17.65%) C#
8 6 (17.65%) Retail
8 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
8 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) RESTful
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
9 5 (14.71%) Appium
9 5 (14.71%) TDD
9 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.76%) XML
10 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing

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 2 (5.88%) Internet
1 2 (5.88%) RS-485
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Selenium
2 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (29.41%) Subversion
3 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
4 5 (14.71%) Appium
5 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.82%) JIRA
7 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.88%) Mocha
7 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) QA Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Ruby Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) QA Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) QA Manager
4 3 (8.82%) QA Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Lead Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) RESTful
2 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
3 4 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) SDLC
3 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 6 (17.65%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Coaching
9 3 (8.82%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
9 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
9 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
9 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Ruby
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Freescale
2 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago