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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 10 9
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 6.67% 4.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £90,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +56.52%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 33.33% 26.67% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Median salary £61,250 £25,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+145.00% -56.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

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