The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank - 61 61
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
QA Tester
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
600 554 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.40% 96.35% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 540 444 464
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Tester in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Coventry