The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 44 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.06% 5.13% 5.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.33% 62.16% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 22
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 Warrington region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.85% 8.26% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 43
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £23,210 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £65,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

QA
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

QA Salary Trend in Warrington

QA
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Warrington

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 11 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 Warrington region with a requirement for QA.

1 14 (82.35%) SQL
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Software Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Performance Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
3 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (64.71%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (64.71%) MSTest
4 11 (64.71%) Release Management
4 11 (64.71%) ISEB
4 11 (64.71%) HP UFT
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
6 2 (11.76%) Data Structures

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (64.71%) HP UFT
2 11 (64.71%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) QA Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) QA Test Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Test Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) QA Tester
3 11 (64.71%) Software Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) Software QA Tester
3 11 (64.71%) Software Test Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) Software Tester
3 11 (64.71%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) JPA
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Performance Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Software Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
3 11 (64.71%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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