The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 16 21
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 9.09% 2.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 83.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £38,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +49.03%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.00% 10.91% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +81.81%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

QA
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

QA Salary Trend in Wigan