The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.20% 3.67% 2.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.82% 33.33% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Median salary - £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
QA
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 13.60% 11.01% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 24
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £19,100 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

QA
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

QA Salary Trend in Peterborough

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Ansible
4 2 (16.67%) SDET
4 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) BODI
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) BODI
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) MI Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + learn Load Testing
Posted: 3 days ago