Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 40 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 3.89% 5.59% 2.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 33.33% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Lincolnshire median annual salary £25,000 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.37% +11.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,200 £24,150
90th Percentile £30,000 £46,500 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% +13.33% +7.14%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Lincolnshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 25 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 9.73% 16.76% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 22
Lincolnshire median annual salary £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% +13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20,900 £21,000 £23,100
90th Percentile £38,500 £69,750 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Lincolnshire

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Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for QA in Lincolnshire

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Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Lincolnshire

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Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scunthorpe +3 2 £19,000 -15.56%
QA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) IT Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) React
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) SignalR
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) FogBugz
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (20.00%) TestRail
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) React
1 4 (40.00%) SignalR
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (40.00%) Business Development
1 4 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (40.00%) IT Asset Management
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Web Design
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft