The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 11 23
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 3.33% 6.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 14.29% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £90,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +176.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
West 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 Herefordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 23.33% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Average salary - £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

QA
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

QA Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET