The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 12.71% 0.78% 6.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.50% 22.22% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 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 £28,900 £35,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
QA
Norfolk

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 Norwich region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
48 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 20.34% 3.53% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 23
Average salary £42,500 £41,875 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +52.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £45,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

QA
Salary Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Norwich region.

QA Salary Trend in Norwich

QA
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Norwich

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 27 (67.50%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) .NET
3 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (57.50%) MVC
4 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (52.50%) XML
6 20 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (40.00%) jQuery
9 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 16 (40.00%) HTML
10 15 (37.50%) SQL
10 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 15 (37.50%) MS Office
10 15 (37.50%) Scrum
11 14 (35.00%) MS Visio
11 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (35.00%) TDD
11 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (35.00%) WCF
11 14 (35.00%) WPF
11 14 (35.00%) Silverlight
12 13 (32.50%) RESTful
12 13 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (32.50%) Project Management
13 9 (22.50%) Publishing
13 9 (22.50%) VB.NET

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Office
2 14 (35.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (17.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Calabash
General
1 9 (22.50%) Publishing
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Head of IT
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Development
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) .NET
2 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (52.50%) XML
3 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
4 16 (40.00%) jQuery
5 14 (35.00%) WCF
5 14 (35.00%) WPF
5 14 (35.00%) Silverlight
6 13 (32.50%) RESTful
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (17.50%) REST
7 7 (17.50%) LINQ
7 7 (17.50%) JSON
7 7 (17.50%) SOAP
7 7 (17.50%) Web Services
8 3 (7.50%) CSS
9 2 (5.00%) XSLT
9 2 (5.00%) Kohana
9 2 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Kindle
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) MVC
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) TDD
5 13 (32.50%) Project Management
5 13 (32.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) OOD
8 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
5 7 (17.50%) VBA
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) XQuery
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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