The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 6.06% - 2.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.46% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
26 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 15.76% 7.41% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 5
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £50,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lincolnshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - 9 - -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) ADSL
2 9 (42.86%) DHCP
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 9 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (42.86%) Games
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 9 (42.86%) AirWatch
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Electronics
4 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) HNC
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 9 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) ADSL
1 9 (42.86%) DHCP
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (42.86%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
2 4 (19.05%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) IT Support
2 4 (19.05%) Installations Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) QA Practitioner
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (4.76%) IT Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
1 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 9 (42.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Validation
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Release Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) HNC
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft