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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Permanent jobs citing QA 47 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.35% 0.32% 5.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.81% 11.11% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 20
Average salary £44,000 £35,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.94% +39.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £35,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
62 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 17.61% 2.91% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 22
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £39,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 +30 26 £44,000 +23.94% 1
Great Yarmouth - 4 - -
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 31 (50.00%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) .NET
3 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
4 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 26 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (40.32%) XML
6 24 (38.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 23 (37.10%) MVC
8 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
9 20 (32.26%) jQuery
10 18 (29.03%) TDD
11 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (25.81%) Project Management
12 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 16 (25.81%) HTML
13 15 (24.19%) SQL
13 15 (24.19%) T-SQL
13 15 (24.19%) MS Office
13 15 (24.19%) Scrum
14 14 (22.58%) MS Visio
14 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (22.58%) WCF
14 14 (22.58%) WPF
14 14 (22.58%) Silverlight
15 13 (20.97%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (20.97%) RESTful
15 13 (20.97%) VB.NET
16 11 (17.74%) REST

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Office
2 14 (22.58%) MS Visio
3 11 (17.74%) AutoCAD
4 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (38.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) Calabash
General
1 9 (14.52%) Publishing
2 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 25 (40.32%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Architect
4 16 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 12 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) IT Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Head of Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) Head of Development
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Head of IT
9 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Graduate
10 2 (3.23%) Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) .NET
2 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 25 (40.32%) XML
3 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (32.26%) jQuery
5 16 (25.81%) HTML
6 14 (22.58%) WCF
6 14 (22.58%) WPF
6 14 (22.58%) Silverlight
7 13 (20.97%) RESTful
8 11 (17.74%) JSON
8 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (17.74%) REST
8 11 (17.74%) LINQ
8 11 (17.74%) SOAP
8 11 (17.74%) Web Services
9 4 (6.45%) WinForms
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.84%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Kindle
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) MVC
2 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) Project Management
5 15 (24.19%) Scrum
6 13 (20.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.29%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) Web Development
9 4 (6.45%) Time Management
10 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.23%) Change Management
11 2 (3.23%) CRM
11 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.23%) OOD
11 2 (3.23%) Coaching
11 2 (3.23%) Line Management
11 2 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) T-SQL
4 13 (20.97%) VB.NET
5 11 (17.74%) VBA
6 3 (4.84%) Java
7 2 (3.23%) XQuery
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.61%) GAMP
3 1 (1.61%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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