The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 3.74% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.76% 3.74% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £20,750 £40,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.12% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

QA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

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Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago