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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 38 14
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.82% 1.10% 11.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 14.29% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +88.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £41,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £73,500 £32,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
27 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.45% 7.73% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 3
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £32,500 £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 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 27 September 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 27 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
Darlington +7 2 £30,000 -61.29%
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £22,000 -
QA
North East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Durham region with a requirement for QA.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SAP
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) People Management
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 6 (33.33%) Process Management
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (33.33%) Conflict Management
6 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) User Experience
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) NetWeaver
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.11%) SAP PI

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 3 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) SAP Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 3 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
3 3 (16.67%) UX Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Integration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP PI Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) JDBC
2 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) SAP PI
2 2 (11.11%) SAP XI
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) People Management
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (33.33%) Conflict Management
4 6 (33.33%) Process Management
4 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MBA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Progress
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