The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 16 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.45% 1.37% 3.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
QA
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.90% 2.05% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £43,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Knutsford region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

QA
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

QA Salary Trend in Knutsford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for QA.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Process Improvement
3 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) DB2
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com

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Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
1 8 (72.73%) .NET Software Developer
1 8 (72.73%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (72.73%) C# Developer
1 8 (72.73%) C# Software Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Process Improvement
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
2 1 (9.09%) ATG
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
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