The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 17 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.65% 4.09% 6.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.59% 52.94% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 27
Average salary £37,000 £28,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -27.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
39 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.96% 7.73% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 31
Average salary £42,500 £27,922 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.20% -20.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,965 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
East of England

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 July 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 28 July 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 +12 13 £47,625 +70.08%
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (36.36%) Test Management
1 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (27.27%) Validation
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 8 (24.24%) Release Management
3 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
4 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
5 5 (15.15%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (15.15%) MS Office
5 5 (15.15%) .NET
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Replication
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
6 4 (12.12%) C#
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) XML
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (9.09%) Ajax
7 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (9.09%) ISEB

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Head of Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.12%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Platform Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.12%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) Ajax
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) XSLT
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Photography
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Test Management
1 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (27.27%) Validation
3 8 (24.24%) Release Management
3 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (6.06%) GAMP
1 2 (6.06%) GMP
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
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