Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Quality Assurance (QA)
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 46 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 2.26% 0.34% 4.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 1.96% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Wilmslow median annual salary £33,750 £46,705 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.74% -1.67% +58.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £44,109 £41,250
90th Percentile £37,850 £49,300 £72,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £30,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +47.54% -23.75% +14.29%

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 Wilmslow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 28 51 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 15.82% 17.11% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 20
Wilmslow median annual salary £31,500 £48,433 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.96% +7.63% +32.35%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,314 £79,800 £63,875
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +32.35% -13.92% +5.33%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Wilmslow

QA
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for QA in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) API Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft