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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 25 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.81% - 5.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.83% - 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
29 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.18% 1.56% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 9
Median salary £35,750 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,619 £40,700 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram 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 24 February 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 - 11 £36,500 - 1
Shrewsbury - 2 £26,000 - 2
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (29.41%) Confluence
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
3 5 (29.41%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Docker
5 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) Case Management
5 3 (17.65%) Gatling
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Pega
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design

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 5 (29.41%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) Documentum
3 2 (11.76%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) AdWords
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (29.41%) JIRA
4 3 (17.65%) Gatling
4 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) Maven
5 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
5 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Case Management Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Instructional Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) beanstalkd
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) Laravel
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) e-Learning
2 2 (11.76%) Learning Management System
2 2 (11.76%) SCORM
3 1 (5.88%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) BDD
3 3 (17.65%) Case Management
3 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) Line Management
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Microservices
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
2 3 (17.65%) EMC
2 3 (17.65%) OpenText
2 3 (17.65%) Pega
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Google
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