Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -28 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 2.43% 3.24% 1.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.39% 20.00% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £35,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £27,200 - £47,500
90th Percentile £45,400 - £52,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 41 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 9.95% 16.20% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 21
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £27,500 £32,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.06% -31.18% -9.27%
10th Percentile £25,800 £25,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,700 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Welwyn Garden City

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Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for QA in Welwyn Garden City

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Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Welwyn Garden City over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
1 8 (80.00%) Graphic Design
1 8 (80.00%) User Experience
1 8 (80.00%) Typography
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 8 (80.00%) Asana
2 5 (50.00%) Due Diligence
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Copywriting
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (30.00%) InDesign
4 3 (30.00%) Product Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Responsys
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) FastStats
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (30.00%) InDesign
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 8 (80.00%) Asana
2 1 (10.00%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Email Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Graphic Design
1 8 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Typography
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (50.00%) Due Diligence
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Copywriting
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle