The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 1.96% 27.27% 7.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
QA
Cheshire

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 Northwich region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 1.96% 27.27% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

QA
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

QA Salary Trend in Northwich

QA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL