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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 42 43 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 28 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.94% 4.85% 11.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.15% 28.00% 66.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 47
Median salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £64,300 £55,000
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
52 100 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.90% 17.33% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 87 73
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 8 £39,000 +22.83% 3
Chesterfield +4 2 £40,000 -20.00%
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Scrum
3 13 (36.11%) Online Security
3 13 (36.11%) iPad
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) ISEB
5 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 9 (25.00%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) HTML
7 8 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
8 7 (19.44%) HTML5
8 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) C#
9 6 (16.67%) .NET
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) Web Development
9 6 (16.67%) CSS3
9 6 (16.67%) SDLC
10 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
10 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
10 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
10 5 (13.89%) Ajax
10 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
10 5 (13.89%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) Process Management

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 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) MSI
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.78%) Appium
5 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Mockito
General
1 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 3 (8.33%) Back Office
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Test Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) QA Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (13.89%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (13.89%) QA Tester
6 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Automation Tester
7 4 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
7 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
7 4 (11.11%) UI Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Applications Packager
9 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) jQuery
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) CSS
3 7 (19.44%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
4 6 (16.67%) CSS3
5 5 (13.89%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.33%) NHibernate
7 3 (8.33%) StructureMap
8 1 (2.78%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.78%) Spring
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) iPad
2 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Life Science
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Windows NT
2 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Scrum
3 13 (36.11%) Online Security
4 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
7 6 (16.67%) SDLC
7 6 (16.67%) Web Development
8 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
8 5 (13.89%) Process Management
8 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.11%) MVC
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
10 3 (8.33%) Application Packaging
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.33%) Change Management
10 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.33%) VBScript
5 2 (5.56%) C
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) Pascal
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) ISEB
2 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CBAP
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) AppDNA
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) AppSense
2 3 (8.33%) BMC
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
2 3 (8.33%) Cognos
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
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