The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 38 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 20 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.49% 5.22% 10.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.24% 80.00% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 45
Average salary £26,250 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.79% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £45,170
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
37 25 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.39% 6.53% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 51
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
East of England

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

QA
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

QA Salary Trend in Norfolk

QA
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Norfolk

QA
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -4 10 £25,750 -24.26% 2
Dereham - 5 £32,500 -
Wymondham - 4 £24,000 - 1
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
4 5 (26.32%) MS Office
4 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Replication
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Management
4 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Core Animation
7 2 (10.53%) iOS Development

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Trac
2 1 (5.26%) Redmine
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Technician
3 4 (21.05%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) Core Animation
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Photography
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) MeeGo
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
1 5 (26.32%) Test Management
1 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Symbian
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