The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.27% 6.63% 6.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.48% 60.00% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 16
Median salary £32,500 £30,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -17.12%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
QA
East of England

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 Norfolk region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
33 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.94% 11.05% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 37
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,200 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £95,500 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Norfolk region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -3 15 £32,500 +7.43%
Diss - 1 £38,000 -
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for QA.

1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
1 22 (78.57%) CSS
2 21 (75.00%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (75.00%) Spring
2 21 (75.00%) Web Development
2 21 (75.00%) jQuery
2 21 (75.00%) Integration Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Degree
4 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 12 (42.86%) Apache Solr
4 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 11 (39.29%) User Experience
5 11 (39.29%) WCAG
5 11 (39.29%) Front End Development
6 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) JIRA
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
9 4 (14.29%) ISEB
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (7.14%) Retail
11 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
11 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
11 2 (7.14%) Bourne shell
11 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.57%) Programme Governance
12 1 (3.57%) Confluence

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 12 (42.86%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JMeter
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
1 21 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Graduate
2 8 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Graduate Java Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Junior
2 8 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) CSS
2 21 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (75.00%) jQuery
2 21 (75.00%) Spring
3 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 11 (39.29%) User Experience
3 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 21 (75.00%) Web Development
2 11 (39.29%) Front End Development
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.57%) People Management
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Stress Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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