The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.27% 2.38% 12.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 100.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
QA
Shropshire

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 Telford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 6.33% 2.38% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £22,750 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 - £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

QA
Salary Trend in Telford

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

QA Salary Trend in Telford

QA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft