The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Runcorn region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 1.92% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 1.92% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Wyse
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (33.33%) Becrypt