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QA Consulting

Updated: August, 2016

About QA Consulting

Join the QA Academy to fast-track your career in IT consultancy.

QA Consulting is one of the fastest growing technology businesses in the UK. We partner with leading software vendors including Pega, Cloudera, Sitecore, Puppet, ServiceNow, SmartBear and Oracle. Today, QA Consulting has a rapidly expanding customer base across multiple industries and geographies.

At the QA Academy, our graduate programme, we will train you to work as an IT consultant in the latest, in-demand software. We'll then get you out into the real world, working for some of the most recognisable organisations in the UK.

How the Academy works


Your journey will begin in the QA Academy where you will receive up to 12-weeks training in niche technologies. The training fees are all covered by QA Consulting, along with luxury living accommodation, and all we ask from you is to represent us for a minimum of two years.


The QA Academy programme is designed to give you technical and professional expertise, as well as industry experience on-site with one or more of our clients. You will be paid a competitive salary and will be supported throughout your career.


QA Consulting prides itself on having a professional and fun working environment with hardworking and motivated individuals. We believe that it is not all about work and host a number of social events creating a dynamic team environment. We also hold an annual conference abroad to bring together our QA consultants. It is a chance to be inspired by our senior leadership team as well as an opportunity to learn about trending technologies.

Our ratings

In 2016 we were voted the 4th best IT consulting company for graduates to work for in the UK by the TheJobCrowd. The group holds a high Glassdoor rating of 4.6, and in 2015 we were voted the 7th best tech firm in the UK by Business Insider and 20th best company to work for in the UK by the Independent. We have also been a Microsoft World-wide partner of the year.

The benefits

Based in Manchester’s Media city, we will train you for 12-weeks’ in the latest, in-demand software. This period includes free luxury accommodation or a living allowance. Then you start working on-site to build your experience and skills while receiving a competitive and increasing salary leading to over £40k after year two. You will also get 25 days holiday, a company pension and subsidised medical insurance. You will be invited to an annual overseas consultant’s conference, and benefit from ongoing development including Alumni and social events, along with an unlimited referral scheme.

What we are looking for

We are looking for the smartest, most ambitious graduates from science, technology, engineering and maths degrees to train as IT consultants. And we only ask you to commit to QA Consulting for a minimum of two years while we continue to build your technical, project and business experience.

Work sectors

IT and information services, business, consulting and management



Contact details

5th Floor Anchorage 1
Anchorage Quay
Salford Quays
M50 3YJ

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