The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - 1.96% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
QA
Cheshire

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 Runcorn region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 5.00% 1.96% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

QA
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

QA Salary Trend in Runcorn

QA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) XenMobile
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) AirWatch

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) XenMobile
1 2 (100.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware