The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 16 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 1.89% 2.08% 2.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +2.63%
QA
Manchester

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 Oldham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 3.77% 6.25% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £51,250 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

QA
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

QA Salary Trend in Oldham

QA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Oldham, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 17 days ago