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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.92% 0.68% 1.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 11.11% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £75,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.73% 6.08% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

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 28 July 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (25.00%) ATG
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) VMware