The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 13 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 69 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 16.95% 3.23% 1.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 61.61% 25.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 6 3
Median salary £35,000 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +15.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Leicester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
112 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 27.52% 12.94% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 109 26 48
Median salary £37,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £34,816
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

QA
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

QA Salary Trend in Leicester

QA
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Leicester

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for QA.

1 80 (79.21%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (57.43%) Mobile App
3 55 (54.46%) Retail
4 54 (53.47%) Software Engineering
5 52 (51.49%) Scrum
6 47 (46.53%) Java
7 45 (44.55%) Kanban
8 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
9 37 (36.63%) Test Automation
9 37 (36.63%) Selenium
10 34 (33.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 29 (28.71%) Data Structures
12 27 (26.73%) Scala
13 19 (18.81%) C#
14 18 (17.82%) User Experience
15 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (16.83%) TDD
15 17 (16.83%) OO
15 17 (16.83%) Python
15 17 (16.83%) SOA
16 16 (15.84%) MySQL
17 15 (14.85%) Cucumber
17 15 (14.85%) Node.js
18 14 (13.86%) Apple iOS
18 14 (13.86%) Calabash
18 14 (13.86%) Apple Swift
18 14 (13.86%) Objective-C
19 13 (12.87%) HTML
19 13 (12.87%) Spring Boot
19 13 (12.87%) MongoDB

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (3.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.99%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.98%) Magento
2 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.98%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) MySQL
2 13 (12.87%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (36.63%) Selenium
2 15 (14.85%) Cucumber
3 14 (13.86%) Calabash
4 12 (11.88%) Capybara
4 12 (11.88%) Protractor
5 10 (9.90%) QUnit
6 8 (7.92%) JIRA
7 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.99%) Appium
8 1 (0.99%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.99%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.99%) Mocha
8 1 (0.99%) NUnit
General
1 55 (54.46%) Retail
2 4 (3.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (41.58%) Developer
2 27 (26.73%) Analyst
3 24 (23.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (17.82%) QA Analyst
5 13 (12.87%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.87%) Java Scala Developer
5 13 (12.87%) Python Developer
5 13 (12.87%) Scala Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (10.89%) HTML CSS Developer
6 11 (10.89%) HTML Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Quality Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) Tester
7 10 (9.90%) QA Tester
8 9 (8.91%) Android Developer
8 9 (8.91%) iOS Developer
8 9 (8.91%) QA Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (7.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) Node.js
2 13 (12.87%) HTML
2 13 (12.87%) Spring Boot
3 11 (10.89%) .NET
3 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
3 11 (10.89%) CSS
3 11 (10.89%) Ember.js
3 11 (10.89%) HTML5
4 10 (9.90%) Backbone.js
4 10 (9.90%) React
5 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (5.94%) CSS3
6 6 (5.94%) REST
7 3 (2.97%) XML
8 2 (1.98%) JSON
9 1 (0.99%) jQuery
9 1 (0.99%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.99%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 58 (57.43%) Mobile App
2 29 (28.71%) Data Structures
3 18 (17.82%) User Experience
4 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.89%) Social Media
6 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.96%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.98%) Clustering
8 2 (1.98%) Replication
9 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.99%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Apple iOS
2 11 (10.89%) Android
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (79.21%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (53.47%) Software Engineering
3 52 (51.49%) Scrum
4 45 (44.55%) Kanban
5 37 (36.63%) Test Automation
6 34 (33.66%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (16.83%) OO
7 17 (16.83%) SOA
7 17 (16.83%) TDD
8 9 (8.91%) Android Development
8 9 (8.91%) iOS Development
8 9 (8.91%) Quality Management
9 8 (7.92%) Functional Testing
9 8 (7.92%) OOP
10 7 (6.93%) Change Management
10 7 (6.93%) CRM
10 7 (6.93%) ERP
10 7 (6.93%) ITIL
10 7 (6.93%) MVC
10 7 (6.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.53%) Java
2 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.73%) Scala
4 19 (18.81%) C#
5 17 (16.83%) Python
6 14 (13.86%) Apple Swift
6 14 (13.86%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.94%) SQL
8 3 (2.97%) VB
9 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Degree
1 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.97%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.97%) MCTS
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) SAP
2 4 (3.96%) Google
2 4 (3.96%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.97%) Tableau
4 2 (1.98%) hybris
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