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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 2.56% - 3.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 2.56% 2.94% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £57,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +112.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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

QA
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - 1 - - 1
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) People Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Hereford and Worcester
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