The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 31 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.99% - 6.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.27% - 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £44,738 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 Shropshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.95% 3.90% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 12
Median salary £35,000 £44,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +48.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,125
10% offered a salary of more than £44,738 £39,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

QA
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

QA Salary Trend in Shropshire

QA
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 6 £44,738 - 4
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) OpenText
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Documentum
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Confluence
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Docker
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) Documentum
2 1 (12.50%) Moodle
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Case Management Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Lead Software Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Instructional Designer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
2 1 (12.50%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Case Management
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
1 3 (37.50%) EMC
1 3 (37.50%) OpenText
1 3 (37.50%) Pega
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Telford, Shropshire
Triad Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ISL
Salary: £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Shrewsbury
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 13 days ago