The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huntingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 5.75% - 8.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 55.56% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £43,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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Cambridgeshire

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 Huntingdon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Huntingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 10.34% 3.70% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £43,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

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Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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

QA Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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Salary Histogram in Huntingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Huntingdon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Huntingdon

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Huntingdon 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 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) German Language
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE

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Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Huntingdon 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 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Development Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Development Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared