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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 16.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
QA
South East

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
2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 28.57% 33.33% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £53,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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