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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.62% 2.10% 3.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.48% 55.56% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £69,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -49.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
31 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.03% 3.78% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 22
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £105,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram 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 30 June 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 +5 11 £40,000 +14.28%
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (44.00%) CSS
1 11 (44.00%) jQuery
2 10 (40.00%) JIRA
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Spring
3 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 9 (36.00%) Front End Development
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) WCAG
5 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
5 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (28.00%) Linux
5 7 (28.00%) ISEB
5 7 (28.00%) Apache Solr
5 7 (28.00%) User Experience
6 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.00%) Bourne shell
8 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) CRM
9 2 (8.00%) HTML
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Validation
9 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
10 1 (4.00%) Programme Governance

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 7 (28.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.00%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) CSS
1 11 (44.00%) jQuery
2 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (36.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (36.00%) Web Development
2 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Database Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) ISEB
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) WCAG
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Teradata