The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 42 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.69% 6.52% 3.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.94% 53.95% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 13
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Coventry region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
64 76 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.26% 12.08% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 53
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,150 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

QA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

QA Salary Trend in Coventry

QA
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Coventry

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for QA.

1 59 (83.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (64.79%) Scrum
3 42 (59.15%) Retail
4 32 (45.07%) User Stories
5 25 (35.21%) Java
6 24 (33.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (30.99%) Wireframes
8 21 (29.58%) User Experience
8 21 (29.58%) E-Commerce
8 21 (29.58%) Legal
9 19 (26.76%) Project Management
10 16 (22.54%) Regression Testing
10 16 (22.54%) Finance
11 15 (21.13%) OO
12 13 (18.31%) TDD
13 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
14 11 (15.49%) Exploratory Testing
15 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
15 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (12.68%) SDLC
17 8 (11.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
17 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
17 8 (11.27%) ISTQB
17 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
18 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (9.86%) JIRA
18 7 (9.86%) Selenium
18 7 (9.86%) Project Governance
18 7 (9.86%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.63%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTPS
1 4 (5.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 7 (9.86%) Selenium
3 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.45%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.63%) RSpec
4 4 (5.63%) Zephyr
5 3 (4.23%) Ant
5 3 (4.23%) Concordion
5 3 (4.23%) Hudson
5 3 (4.23%) WATIR
6 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.82%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.41%) JMeter
7 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (59.15%) Retail
2 21 (29.58%) Legal
3 16 (22.54%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) Analyst
2 22 (30.99%) Business Analyst
3 18 (25.35%) Test Analyst
4 14 (19.72%) Project Manager
4 14 (19.72%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (18.31%) Development Manager
5 13 (18.31%) Development Project Manager
6 10 (14.08%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) QA Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Software Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Agile Development Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Governance Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Senior QA Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Velocity
2 4 (5.63%) SOAP
2 4 (5.63%) XML
3 3 (4.23%) Gherkin
3 3 (4.23%) REST
4 2 (2.82%) .NET
5 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) User Experience
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (83.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (64.79%) Scrum
3 32 (45.07%) User Stories
4 24 (33.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (30.99%) Wireframes
6 21 (29.58%) E-Commerce
7 19 (26.76%) Project Management
8 16 (22.54%) Regression Testing
9 15 (21.13%) OO
10 13 (18.31%) TDD
11 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
12 11 (15.49%) Exploratory Testing
13 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
13 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (12.68%) SDLC
15 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
15 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
16 7 (9.86%) Line Management
16 7 (9.86%) Project Governance
16 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.23%) Perl
3 3 (4.23%) Ruby
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) ISTQB
1 8 (11.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 4 (5.63%) ISEB
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) APMP
5 1 (1.41%) CSQA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
1 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
4 2 (2.82%) Cognos
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.41%) F5
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Informatica
5 1 (1.41%) Juniper
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
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