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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.42% 4.55% 5.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 64.00% 44.44% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 16
Average salary £41,500 £26,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.09% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
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 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.47% 10.23% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 22
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 9 £41,500 +61.16% 1
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (50.00%) C#
2 31 (46.97%) .NET
3 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
4 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 27 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (39.39%) jQuery
5 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 25 (37.88%) XML
6 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (36.36%) TDD
7 24 (36.36%) HTML
7 24 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 23 (34.85%) MVC
8 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
8 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (33.33%) SQL
9 22 (33.33%) Project Management
10 21 (31.82%) T-SQL
10 21 (31.82%) MS Office
10 21 (31.82%) Scrum
11 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (30.30%) WCF
11 20 (30.30%) WPF
11 20 (30.30%) Silverlight
11 20 (30.30%) MS Visio
12 19 (28.79%) RESTful
13 12 (18.18%) Publishing
14 10 (15.15%) Kindle

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (31.82%) MS Office
2 20 (30.30%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.58%) AutoCAD
4 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.52%) Calabash
General
1 12 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Developer
2 25 (37.88%) .NET Developer
3 24 (36.36%) Architect
4 21 (31.82%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Architect
5 6 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Head of Development
6 5 (7.58%) Head of Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Head of IT
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Desktop Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Support Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.52%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) .NET
2 27 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 26 (39.39%) jQuery
4 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (37.88%) XML
5 24 (36.36%) HTML
6 20 (30.30%) WCF
6 20 (30.30%) WPF
6 20 (30.30%) Silverlight
7 19 (28.79%) RESTful
8 6 (9.09%) JSON
9 5 (7.58%) REST
9 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (7.58%) LINQ
9 5 (7.58%) SOAP
9 5 (7.58%) Web Services
10 4 (6.06%) WinForms
10 4 (6.06%) CSS
10 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Kindle
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) TDD
2 23 (34.85%) MVC
2 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.33%) Project Management
4 21 (31.82%) Scrum
5 20 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.61%) OO
7 5 (7.58%) Web Development
8 4 (6.06%) Time Management
8 4 (6.06%) Line Management
9 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.55%) Coaching
9 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.03%) CRM
10 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.03%) OOD
10 2 (3.03%) Change Management
10 2 (3.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) C#
2 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
3 22 (33.33%) SQL
4 21 (31.82%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.58%) VBA
7 3 (4.55%) Java
8 2 (3.03%) XQuery
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) VBScript
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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