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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 1.59% - 10.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.76% - 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median salary £33,750 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,125 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,375 - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Wilmslow with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 17 8 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 13.49% 9.64% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 17
Median salary £33,325 £49,765 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.03% +17.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £31,625 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,903 £49,500 £52,465
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 28 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 3 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Microservices
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft