The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 11 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 6.25% 10.81% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
QA
Hertfordshire

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 Royston region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 6.25% 16.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £36,250 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

QA
Salary Trend in Royston

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

QA Salary Trend in Royston

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 25 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 Royston region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Royston 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 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Manager
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Master Data Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Test Coordinator
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) HP