The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 0.89% 1.48% 5.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.17% 9.52% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
QA
East Midlands

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 Lincolnshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
24 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 21.43% 15.56% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 8
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories

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Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 per annum + Bonus + Package
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