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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.22% 1.78% 5.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.75% 36.84% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 24
Average salary £33,750 £50,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +86.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £21,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,125 £60,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
32 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 11.94% 4.82% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 32
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,875 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 September 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 September 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 10 £30,000 -40.00% 3
QA
East of England

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Validation
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 8 (29.63%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Test Management
5 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (18.52%) REST
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) AutoCAD
6 5 (18.52%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
6 5 (18.52%) VBA
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) SOAP
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) LINQ
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
2 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Head of Testing
3 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Graduate
4 2 (7.41%) Platform Manager
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
1 5 (18.52%) SOAP
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
1 5 (18.52%) XML
1 5 (18.52%) JSON
1 5 (18.52%) LINQ
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (18.52%) REST
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Validation
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 8 (29.63%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) Test Management
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
1 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
1 5 (18.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (11.11%) GAMP
1 3 (11.11%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
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