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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 48 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.43% 2.86% 1.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.24% 37.04% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
Median salary £57,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.72% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,900 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
29 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.29% 7.71% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 17
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £23,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

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

QA Salary Histogram in Peterborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring

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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 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Information
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Management Information
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Assurance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible