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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.78% 4.30% 6.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 83.33% 52.38% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 20
Average salary £35,000 £69,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.82% +99.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £110,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 3.33% 8.20% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 37
Average salary £33,750 £34,750 £27,844
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.87% +24.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,500 £22,965
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £60,000 £105,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Norwich

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (64.29%) RESTful
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (64.29%) WCF
4 9 (64.29%) WPF
4 9 (64.29%) Silverlight
4 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 9 (64.29%) MS Office
4 9 (64.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (64.29%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
1 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (64.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) WCF
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
2 9 (64.29%) Silverlight
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 9 (64.29%) RESTful
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Kindle
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (64.29%) SDLC
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft