The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.71% 3.52% 3.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 21.74% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Median salary £68,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+111.53% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
North East

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 Durham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 11.43% 16.20% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 12
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

QA
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Durham region.

QA Salary Trend in Durham

QA
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Durham

QA
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £29,250 -
QA
North East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Durham region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (75.00%) SAP
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) People Management
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Conflict Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Manager
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Test Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Integration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) People Management
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Conflict Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
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