The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 32 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 13.79% 0.85% 4.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 52.46% 6.25% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 11
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
QA
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 26.29% 13.56% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 6 22
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

QA Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 17 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (41.18%) Product Management
2 14 (41.18%) Technical Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) C
2 14 (41.18%) C++
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Firmware
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) Strategic Planning
2 14 (41.18%) Marketing
2 14 (41.18%) Business Development
3 12 (35.29%) Degree
4 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
4 11 (32.35%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) Java
5 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
5 10 (29.41%) Android
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
6 9 (26.47%) Coaching
6 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.65%) Banking
7 6 (17.65%) Retail
7 6 (17.65%) Change Control
7 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone

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Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Android Studio
1 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (41.18%) Marketing
2 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Test Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 9 (26.47%) Sales Consultant
2 9 (26.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 9 (26.47%) Test Consultant
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
1 4 (11.76%) CSS3
1 4 (11.76%) WebSockets
1 4 (11.76%) HTML5
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 10 (29.41%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Product Management
1 14 (41.18%) Technical Analysis
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 14 (41.18%) Strategic Planning
1 14 (41.18%) Business Development
2 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
3 9 (26.47%) Coaching
4 6 (17.65%) Change Control
4 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 3 (8.82%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C
1 14 (41.18%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) VB6
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) VB
4 4 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Firmware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago