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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 62 23
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -39
Permanent jobs citing QA 48 16 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.52% 1.94% 7.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.33% 37.21% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 43
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.26%
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
90 43 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.23% 5.21% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 69 39 65
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Coventry

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (60.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (50.56%) Scrum
3 36 (40.45%) Retail
4 33 (37.08%) E-Commerce
4 33 (37.08%) Wireframes
5 27 (30.34%) Finance
6 25 (28.09%) User Stories
7 24 (26.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (25.84%) Project Management
9 20 (22.47%) Legal
9 20 (22.47%) User Experience
10 19 (21.35%) OO
11 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (17.98%) Java
12 16 (17.98%) Degree
13 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
14 14 (15.73%) MySQL
14 14 (15.73%) PHP
14 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
14 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
15 13 (14.61%) Drupal
15 13 (14.61%) SQLite
15 13 (14.61%) jQuery
15 13 (14.61%) Web Development
15 13 (14.61%) Marketing
15 13 (14.61%) CSS
15 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
15 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.61%) HTML
15 13 (14.61%) LAMP

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 13 (14.61%) Drupal
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) MySQL
2 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) SQLite
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Cucumber
2 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 7 (7.87%) Selenium
3 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.74%) Mercurial
3 6 (6.74%) RSpec
4 5 (5.62%) Ant
4 5 (5.62%) Hudson
4 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.62%) WATIR
5 3 (3.37%) Concordion
6 2 (2.25%) Zephyr
7 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (40.45%) Retail
2 27 (30.34%) Finance
3 20 (22.47%) Legal
4 13 (14.61%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (48.31%) Analyst
2 20 (22.47%) Business Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Development Manager
4 17 (19.10%) Development Project Manager
4 17 (19.10%) Project Manager
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (14.61%) PHP Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Test Analyst
7 12 (13.48%) QA Analyst
8 10 (11.24%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) QA Test Analyst
10 7 (7.87%) E-Commerce Developer
10 7 (7.87%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Software Analyst
11 6 (6.74%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (6.74%) HTML Developer
11 6 (6.74%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (6.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (6.74%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) CSS
1 13 (14.61%) CSS3
1 13 (14.61%) HTML
1 13 (14.61%) HTML5
1 13 (14.61%) jQuery
1 13 (14.61%) LAMP
2 5 (5.62%) REST
2 5 (5.62%) SOAP
3 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.25%) Spring
3 2 (2.25%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) User Experience
2 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (50.56%) Scrum
3 33 (37.08%) E-Commerce
3 33 (37.08%) Wireframes
4 25 (28.09%) User Stories
5 24 (26.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (25.84%) Project Management
7 19 (21.35%) OO
8 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
10 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
11 13 (14.61%) Prototyping
11 13 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (14.61%) Web Development
12 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
12 10 (11.24%) Software Testing
12 10 (11.24%) Test Scripting
13 9 (10.11%) TDD
13 9 (10.11%) Test Strategy
14 8 (8.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.98%) Java
2 14 (15.73%) PHP
3 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.62%) Perl
4 5 (5.62%) Ruby
5 2 (2.25%) C++
6 1 (1.12%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) Degree
2 11 (12.36%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.12%) CSQA
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (4.49%) SAP
2 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.12%) Cognos
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
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