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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Permanent jobs citing QA 31 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 12.40% 1.92% 5.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.41% 38.46% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 18
Average salary £44,000 £35,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.94% +44.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £35,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,500 £35,000
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
54 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 21.60% 5.00% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 10 22
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £47,400 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 22 December 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Norwich

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (62.50%) C#
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (52.50%) MVC
4 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (47.50%) XML
6 18 (45.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
7 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (35.00%) jQuery
8 14 (35.00%) Scrum
8 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (35.00%) HTML
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
9 13 (32.50%) MS Office
10 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
10 12 (30.00%) TDD
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (30.00%) RESTful
10 12 (30.00%) WCF
10 12 (30.00%) WPF
10 12 (30.00%) Silverlight
11 11 (27.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (27.50%) Project Management
12 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
13 8 (20.00%) Publishing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Office
2 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (17.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (30.00%) 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 20 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (45.00%) 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 8 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) .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
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) XML
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) jQuery
5 12 (30.00%) WCF
5 12 (30.00%) WPF
5 12 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 12 (30.00%) RESTful
6 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (17.50%) REST
6 7 (17.50%) LINQ
6 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 7 (17.50%) SOAP
6 7 (17.50%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) CSS
8 2 (5.00%) XSLT
8 2 (5.00%) Kohana
8 2 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) 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
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) MVC
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 11 (27.50%) Project Management
5 11 (27.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
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%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) 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 6 (15.00%) 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 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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