The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Darlington with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Durham / Darlington
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Darlington 11.11% - 6.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £33,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Darlington with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Darlington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Darlington 11.11% - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £33,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Darlington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Darlington citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Darlington

QA
Salary Trend in Darlington

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

Salary trend for QA in Darlington

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Darlington region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Service Design
4 3 (50.00%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) OO

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Darlington 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
2 5 (83.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
4 3 (50.00%) Service Design
4 3 (50.00%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Darlington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago