The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.44% 12.77% 18.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.20% 12.77% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

QA
Salary Trend in Salford

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

QA Salary Trend in Salford

QA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 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 Salford region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Google Play

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Mobile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google