The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
South East / M4 Corridor
Rank - 2 5
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 14.29% 9.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £100,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +73.91%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 M4 Corridor region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 12.50% 14.29% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £100,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +102.02%
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of job ads across the M4 Corridor region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

QA
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the M4 Corridor region.

QA Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor