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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 41 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.37% 1.41% 2.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.42% 12.12% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Median salary £46,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.13% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
38 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.88% 11.66% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 35
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 22 February 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) ISEB
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Developer in Test
3 4 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago