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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 6 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 12.12% 25.00% 3.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.36% 64.71% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +88.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
11 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 33.33% 38.64% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 9
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

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 6 December 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 11 (55.00%) C++
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Python
1 11 (55.00%) Qt
1 11 (55.00%) Prototyping
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Ruby
3 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Selenium
6 3 (15.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) HP UFT

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
1 11 (55.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Qt
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Prototyping
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C++
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
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