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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.99% 5.25% 4.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.82% 45.90% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 14
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
68 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.71% 11.44% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 33
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.02%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +14 19 £35,000 -13.58% 2
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) SDLC
3 10 (30.30%) Subversion
3 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
3 10 (30.30%) Selenium
3 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
4 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 8 (24.24%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) ISEB
6 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 5 (15.15%) BDD
8 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
8 5 (15.15%) RESTful
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
8 5 (15.15%) XML
8 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) Retail
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) Appium
9 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
9 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) RS-485
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
1 10 (30.30%) Subversion
2 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.15%) Appium
4 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.09%) JIRA
6 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.06%) Mocha
6 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) QA Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Tester
4 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) QA Leader
4 3 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 3 (9.09%) QA Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
1 5 (15.15%) RESTful
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.03%) StructureMap
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) EPoS
4 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) SDLC
3 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
5 5 (15.15%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
2 8 (24.24%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos
2 1 (3.03%) Freescale
2 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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