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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 43 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.03% 5.39% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.67% 48.68% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 9
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%

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
60 76 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.36% 11.06% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 48
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 19 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Coventry

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for QA.

1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (59.68%) Scrum
3 36 (58.06%) Retail
4 31 (50.00%) Java
5 26 (41.94%) User Stories
6 17 (27.42%) TDD
6 17 (27.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (25.81%) Regression Testing
7 16 (25.81%) E-Commerce
7 16 (25.81%) Wireframes
8 15 (24.19%) User Experience
8 15 (24.19%) Finance
8 15 (24.19%) Legal
9 14 (22.58%) SDLC
10 12 (19.35%) OO
10 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (17.74%) Project Management
11 11 (17.74%) Exploratory Testing
11 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
12 10 (16.13%) ISTQB
13 9 (14.52%) Line Management
13 9 (14.52%) People Management
13 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (12.90%) Project Governance
14 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
14 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
14 8 (12.90%) Degree
14 8 (12.90%) Selenium
14 8 (12.90%) CRM

QA
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 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTPS
1 4 (6.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.84%) MySQL
1 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (1.61%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
1 8 (12.90%) Selenium
2 6 (9.68%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Concordion
3 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) Mercurial
3 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.45%) Zephyr
5 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
5 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.84%) RSpec
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.23%) Hudson
6 2 (3.23%) JMeter
6 2 (3.23%) Ranorex
6 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 36 (58.06%) Retail
2 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Analyst
2 18 (29.03%) Test Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Business Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) Project Manager
4 11 (17.74%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Development Manager
5 10 (16.13%) Development Project Manager
6 7 (11.29%) QA Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Development Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (8.06%) Software Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Developer
9 3 (4.84%) QA Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Quality Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Systems Test Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Velocity
2 4 (6.45%) SOAP
2 4 (6.45%) XML
3 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) User Experience
2 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.45%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (59.68%) Scrum
3 26 (41.94%) User Stories
4 17 (27.42%) TDD
4 17 (27.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (25.81%) E-Commerce
5 16 (25.81%) Regression Testing
5 16 (25.81%) Wireframes
6 14 (22.58%) SDLC
7 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (19.35%) OO
8 11 (17.74%) Exploratory Testing
8 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
8 11 (17.74%) Project Management
9 9 (14.52%) Line Management
9 9 (14.52%) People Management
10 8 (12.90%) CRM
10 8 (12.90%) Project Governance
10 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
11 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
3 3 (4.84%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) ISEB
5 3 (4.84%) CSQA
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Cognos
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) F5
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Informatica
5 1 (1.61%) Juniper
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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