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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 23 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.52% 2.24% 1.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.67% 23.08% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £42,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.03%
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
15 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.73% 9.70% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 23
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

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 4 December 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%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

QA
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 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle