The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 3.72% 7.30% 11.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.46% 80.00% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 41
Average salary £25,750 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.26% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 9.67% 9.12% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 47
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,280 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Norfolk

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 18 April 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Norwich

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) Test Management
1 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Redmine
2 1 (7.69%) Trac
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) QA Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Photography
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) MeeGo
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Test Management
1 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Symbian
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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