The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Lincolnshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 24 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 4.96% 2.28% 1.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.00% 71.43% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £31,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 14.18% 3.20% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £31,000 - £26,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,441 - £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
East Midlands

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

QA
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

QA Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

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Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +8 6 £31,000 -
Immingham - 1 £45,000 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Market Research
3 2 (20.00%) German Language
3 2 (20.00%) Japanese Language
4 1 (10.00%) Korean Language
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
2 2 (20.00%) Japanese Language
3 1 (10.00%) Korean Language
3 1 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001