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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 43 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.43% 1.45% 4.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 64.18% 31.25% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 19
Average salary £44,000 £35,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.94% +51.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £35,100 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
67 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.36% 4.64% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 50 13 26
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £44,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 30 £44,000 +23.94% 6
Great Yarmouth - 4 - -
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (50.88%) C#
2 28 (49.12%) .NET
3 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
4 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 24 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (40.35%) XML
5 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (38.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 21 (36.84%) MVC
8 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 18 (31.58%) jQuery
9 16 (28.07%) TDD
10 15 (26.32%) Scrum
11 14 (24.56%) HTML
12 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
12 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
12 13 (22.81%) Project Management
12 13 (22.81%) RESTful
13 12 (21.05%) WCF
13 12 (21.05%) WPF
13 12 (21.05%) Silverlight
13 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (21.05%) MS Office
13 12 (21.05%) MS Visio
13 12 (21.05%) SQL
13 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 11 (19.30%) VBA
14 11 (19.30%) AutoCAD

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Office
1 12 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 11 (19.30%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (38.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) Calabash
General
1 8 (14.04%) Publishing
2 3 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Architect
4 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Head of Development
8 4 (7.02%) Head of Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) Head of IT
9 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Graduate
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 23 (40.35%) XML
3 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (31.58%) jQuery
5 14 (24.56%) HTML
6 13 (22.81%) RESTful
7 12 (21.05%) WCF
7 12 (21.05%) WPF
7 12 (21.05%) Silverlight
8 11 (19.30%) LINQ
8 11 (19.30%) JSON
8 11 (19.30%) SOAP
8 11 (19.30%) Web Services
8 11 (19.30%) REST
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.02%) WinForms
10 3 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Kindle
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) MVC
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) TDD
4 15 (26.32%) Scrum
5 13 (22.81%) Project Management
6 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.02%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Web Development
8 4 (7.02%) Time Management
9 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.26%) Validation
9 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) Coaching
10 2 (3.51%) Line Management
10 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.51%) CRM
10 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
4 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 11 (19.30%) VBA
6 3 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (3.51%) XQuery
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (5.26%) GAMP
2 3 (5.26%) GMP
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
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