The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Bedfordshire

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 Leighton Buzzard region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

QA Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft