The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 64 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs citing QA 25 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.11% 1.68% 5.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.07% 20.83% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 42
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,500 £49,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
86 72 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.70% 8.07% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 60 93
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £33,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

QA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

QA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

QA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Northampton +15 23 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Corby - 1 £30,000 - 1
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
1 14 (42.42%) Unix
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 12 (36.36%) MySQL
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 10 (30.30%) SAS
5 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
6 9 (27.27%) hybris
6 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Discoverer
6 9 (27.27%) IBM
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (27.27%) HP
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 6 (18.18%) Ansible
7 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (18.18%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 10 (30.30%) SAS
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 12 (36.36%) MySQL
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Parquet
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Gatling
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) German Language
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) DBA
1 11 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Tester
2 4 (12.12%) Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Compliance Officer
4 2 (6.06%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Graduate Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Quality Manager
5 1 (3.03%) VBA Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) GWT
2 3 (9.09%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (9.09%) LESS
2 3 (9.09%) React
2 3 (9.09%) REST
2 3 (9.09%) Sass
2 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (9.09%) XSL
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Unix
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Manual Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Programme Governance
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 3 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) R
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) ISO27002
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) hybris
2 9 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau
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