The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 6 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 17.78% 4.10% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.44% 62.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
QA
North Yorkshire

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 Middlesbrough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 40.00% 6.56% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -22.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

QA
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

QA Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

QA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 15 (93.75%) JSON
2 15 (93.75%) JIRA
2 15 (93.75%) jQuery
2 15 (93.75%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) RESTful
2 15 (93.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (93.75%) Redmine
3 11 (68.75%) SaaS
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Legal
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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.

Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) JIRA
1 15 (93.75%) Redmine
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Quality Engineer
1 15 (93.75%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Junior
2 4 (25.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) jQuery
1 15 (93.75%) JSON
1 15 (93.75%) RESTful
1 15 (93.75%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
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