The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brierley Hill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brierley Hill 50.00% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
QA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brierley Hill region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Brierley Hill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brierley Hill 50.00% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brierley Hill

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Brierley Hill region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Brierley Hill

QA
Salary Trend in Brierley Hill

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Brierley Hill region.

QA Salary Trend in Brierley Hill

QA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brierley Hill

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brierley Hill region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Brierley Hill by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brierley Hill region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft