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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 66 16
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -50
Permanent jobs citing QA 42 14 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.62% 1.67% 10.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.19% 34.15% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 55
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £57,500
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
89 41 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.91% 4.90% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 39 70
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £34,262 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Coventry

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Scrum
3 28 (32.56%) Finance
4 25 (29.07%) E-Commerce
4 25 (29.07%) Wireframes
5 24 (27.91%) Retail
6 23 (26.74%) Project Management
7 22 (25.58%) OO
8 21 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 16 (18.60%) Java
9 16 (18.60%) Degree
9 16 (18.60%) Data Protection
10 15 (17.44%) HTML5
10 15 (17.44%) Web Development
10 15 (17.44%) Drupal
10 15 (17.44%) SQLite
10 15 (17.44%) jQuery
10 15 (17.44%) Marketing
10 15 (17.44%) JavaScript
10 15 (17.44%) HTML
10 15 (17.44%) PHP
10 15 (17.44%) MySQL
10 15 (17.44%) CSS
10 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
10 15 (17.44%) LAMP
10 15 (17.44%) Prototyping
10 15 (17.44%) CSS3
10 15 (17.44%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing

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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 15 (17.44%) Drupal
2 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) MySQL
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
1 15 (17.44%) SQLite
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.98%) RSpec
2 6 (6.98%) Selenium
3 5 (5.81%) Ant
3 5 (5.81%) Hudson
3 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.81%) JIRA
3 5 (5.81%) WATIR
4 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.33%) Concordion
6 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.16%) Maven
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 24 (27.91%) Retail
3 15 (17.44%) Marketing
4 10 (11.63%) Legal
5 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Analyst
2 21 (24.42%) Developer
3 20 (23.26%) Development Manager
3 20 (23.26%) Development Project Manager
3 20 (23.26%) Project Manager
4 15 (17.44%) PHP Developer
5 12 (13.95%) QA Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (12.79%) Business Analyst
6 11 (12.79%) Test Analyst
7 10 (11.63%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce Developer
8 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Software Analyst
9 7 (8.14%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (8.14%) HTML Developer
9 7 (8.14%) MySQL Developer
9 7 (8.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (8.14%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) CSS
1 15 (17.44%) CSS3
1 15 (17.44%) HTML
1 15 (17.44%) HTML5
1 15 (17.44%) jQuery
1 15 (17.44%) LAMP
2 5 (5.81%) REST
2 5 (5.81%) SOAP
3 3 (3.49%) Hibernate
3 3 (3.49%) Spring
4 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.16%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.16%) JMS
5 1 (1.16%) Web Services
5 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) User Experience
2 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Scrum
3 25 (29.07%) E-Commerce
3 25 (29.07%) Wireframes
4 23 (26.74%) Project Management
5 22 (25.58%) OO
6 21 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (18.60%) Data Protection
8 15 (17.44%) Prototyping
8 15 (17.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (17.44%) Web Development
9 14 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (13.95%) Software Testing
10 12 (13.95%) User Stories
11 10 (11.63%) Test Scripting
12 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
13 8 (9.30%) Test Automation
13 8 (9.30%) Test Strategy
14 7 (8.14%) Automated Testing
14 7 (8.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) Java
2 15 (17.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (17.44%) PHP
3 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.81%) Perl
3 5 (5.81%) Ruby
4 2 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.65%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) SAP
2 1 (1.16%) Cognos
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago