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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 4.08% 11.36% 3.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 38.46% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
6 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.24% 29.55% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £39,675 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) XenMobile
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Mechatronics
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, bupa etc
Posted: 22 days ago