The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 34 11
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 1.28% 10.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 7.69% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £32,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.13%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Hertfordshire

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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 20.69% 16.67% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 8
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +36.98%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

QA Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Ant

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Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL