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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.63% 5.76% 4.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.52% 68.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 14
Average salary £31,250 £41,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.69% +58.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £44,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
23 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 11.73% 8.47% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 34
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 +11 10 £25,750 -37.95% 1
Diss - 2 £35,000 -
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 19 (67.86%) JIRA
2 16 (57.14%) ISEB
2 16 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
5 5 (17.86%) Bourne shell
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) HTML
7 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.71%) Selenium
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Spring
7 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.71%) User Experience
7 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
8 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (7.14%) Validation
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Degree

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 18 (64.29%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Database Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software QA Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) Spring
3 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
2 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
3 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) Bourne shell
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) ISEB
1 16 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) WCAG
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Teradata
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