Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Huntingdon with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Cambridgeshire > Huntingdon
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 3.60% 9.45% 6.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 9
Huntingdon median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +138.10% -51.72%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,300 £20,300
90th Percentile £60,400 £60,000 £32,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +4.65% +7.50%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Huntingdon with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Huntingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 7.19% 16.54% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 18
Huntingdon median annual salary £37,500 £43,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +50.00% -24.68%
10th Percentile £20,250 £35,150 £20,500
90th Percentile £50,800 £60,000 £44,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% +9.38%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Huntingdon

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Huntingdon

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Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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

Salary trend for QA in Huntingdon

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Salary Histogram in Huntingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Huntingdon over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Huntingdon region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Traceability Matrix
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Velocity
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Huntingdon 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Traceability Matrix
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB