The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 16 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 44 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.91% 12.54% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.00% 73.33% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 1
Average salary £24,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.31% +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
25 60 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.55% 17.09% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 11
Average salary £27,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
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 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +6 14 £24,500 -44.31%
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (73.53%) ISEB
1 25 (73.53%) JIRA
2 22 (64.71%) ISTQB
3 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Coaching
7 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.82%) Finance
8 3 (8.82%) VBScript
8 3 (8.82%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) IIS
8 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
8 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.82%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.82%) MCP
8 3 (8.82%) LAN
8 3 (8.82%) WAN
8 3 (8.82%) SLA
8 3 (8.82%) Windows

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Analyst
2 23 (67.65%) Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Strategy Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.94%) XHTML
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
2 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.76%) Coaching
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
4 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) ERP
5 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (8.82%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Master Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) Bourne shell
2 3 (8.82%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) ISEB
2 22 (64.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) IBM
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